1 Thursday, 29 June 2000
2 [Status Conference]
3 [Open session]
4 [The appellant entered court]
5 --- Upon commencing at 4.29 p.m.
6 JUDGE ROBINSON: Will the registrar call the
7 case, please.
8 THE INTERPRETER: Microphone, Your Honour.
9 THE REGISTRAR: Case number IT-95-17/1-A, the
10 Prosecutor versus Anto Furundzija.
11 JUDGE ROBINSON: Can we have the
13 MR. YAPA: May it please Your Honour.
14 Upawansa Yapa. I appear for the Prosecution in this
15 Status Conference. Mr. George Huber is the case
17 JUDGE ROBINSON: Thank you. I should say
18 that the Chamber has received a request from Defence
19 counsel, Mr. Misetic, to participate in this hearing by
20 way of telephonic link.
21 MR. MISETIC: That is correct, Your Honour.
22 JUDGE ROBINSON: I'd first like to ask
23 Mr. Misetic if he can hear the proceedings.
24 MR. MISETIC: Yes, I can, Your Honour.
25 JUDGE ROBINSON: And I ask the appellant
1 whether he is in agreement with this procedure. Are
2 you in agreement with this procedure?
3 THE APPELLANT FURUNDZIJA: [Interpretation]
4 Yes, Your Honour.
5 JUDGE ROBINSON: Thank you.
6 And may I ask the Office of the Prosecutor
7 whether it has any objection to the procedure.
8 MR. YAPA: I do not have any objections.
9 JUDGE ROBINSON: Thank you. The Chamber
10 therefore grants the request.
11 This is a Status Conference convened pursuant
12 to Rule 65 bis for the purpose of affording the
13 appellant an opportunity to raise questions with regard
14 to the status of his appeal and the conditions of his
15 detention, and also to provide him with information
16 concerning the status of the case.
17 May I ask the appellant whether he has any
18 particular matters to raise.
19 THE APPELLANT FURUNDZIJA: [Interpretation]
20 Your Honour, I personally don't have anything to raise,
21 any issue.
22 JUDGE ROBINSON: Thank you.
23 By way of information, I'd like to say that
24 the Chamber intends to deliver judgement in this matter
25 very soon.
1 Are there any other matters that anyone
2 wishes to raise?
3 Mr. Misetic, are you still there with us?
4 MR. MISETIC: Yes, I'm there, and no, I have
5 no issues to raise, Your Honour.
6 JUDGE ROBINSON: From the Office of the
8 MR. YAPA: We have no matters to be raised.
9 JUDGE ROBINSON: The hearing stands
11 --- Whereupon the hearing adjourned
12 at 4.32 p.m.