Case No.: IT-95-14-A

IN THE APPEALS CHAMBER

Before: Judge Fausto Pocar, Pre-Appeal Judge

Registrar: Mr. Hans Holthuis

Order of: 6 September 2001

PROSECUTOR

v.

TIHOMIR BLASKIC

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ORDER

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The Office of the Prosecutor:

Mr. Upawansa Yapa

Counsel for the Appellant:

Mr. Anto Nobilo
Mr. Russell Hayman
Mr. Andrew M. Paley

 

I, FAUSTO POCAR, Judge of the International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991 ("the International Tribunal"),

NOTING the "Prosecution Response to Appellantís Motion to Admit Additional Evidence on Appeal Pursuant to Rule 115" ("the Prosecutionís Response to the Appellantís Brief in Support of Rule 115 Motion") filed confidentially on 19 April 2001; the "Appellantís Reply Memorandum in Support of Appellantís Motion to Admit Additional Evidence on Appeal Pursuant to Rule 115, in Accordance with the Appeals Chamber Decision of 26 September 2000" ("the Appellantís Reply"), and the "Declarations and Exhibits in Support of Appellantís Reply Memorandum in Support of Appellantís Motion to Admit Additional Evidence on Appeal Pursuant to Rule 115, in Accordance with the Appeals Chamberís Decision of 26 September" ("the Declarations and Exhibits in Support of the Appellantís Reply") both filed under seal on 18 June 2001;

CONSIDERING that submissions may be filed confidentially (or under seal) only when there are real security concerns;

NOTING that no specific grounds have been addressed by the parties to justify the confidentiality of their submissions;

HEREBY ORDERS the parties to file a public version of each of the following documents within seven days of the filing of this order:

    1. the Prosecutionís Response to the Appellantís Brief in Support of Rule 115 Motion,
    2. the Appellantís Reply, and
    3. the Declarations and Exhibits in Support of the Appellantís Reply.

Done in both English and French, the English text being authoritative.

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Fausto Pocar
Pre-Appeal Judge

Dated this sixth day of September 2001
At The Hague,
The Netherlands.

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