Case No.: IT-01-47-PT

IN THE TRIAL CHAMBER

Before: Judge Florence Ndepele Mwachande Mumba, Pre-Trial Judge

Registrar: Mr. Hans Holthuis

Order of: 11 January 2002

THE PROSECUTOR

v.

ENVER HADZIHASANOVIC
MEHMED ALAGIC
AMIR KUBURA

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ORDER ON DEFENCEíS MOTION FOR AUTHORISATION TO FILE A RESPONSE

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Counsel for the Prosecutor:

Ms. Jocelyne Bodson
Mr. Ekkehard Withopf
Ms. Cynthia Fairweather

Counsel for the Defence:

Ms. Edina Residovic for Enver Hadzihasanovic
Ms. Vasvija Vidovic and Mr. John Jones for Mehmed Alagic
Mr. Fahrudin Ibrisimovic and Mr. Rodney Dixon for Amir Kubura

 

I, FLORENCE MUMBA, 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 ("International Tribunal"),

HAVING BEEN CONFIRMED as pre-trial Judge in the present case by order of Trial Chamber II issued on 28 November 2001;

RECALLING the "Order on Filing of Motions" of 11 September 2001 and the "Further Order on Filing of Motions" of 9 November 2001, both issued by me as pre-trial Judge in the present proceedings, in respect of the timing for filing documents;

NOTING the "Prosecutionís Motion for Review of the Decision of the Registrar to Assign Mr. Rodney Dixon as Co-Counsel to the Accused Amir Kubura", filed confidentially on 20 December 2001 ("Prosecutionís Motion for Review");

BEING SEIZED OF the "Defenceís Motion for Authorisation to File a Response to Prosecutionís Motion for Review of the Decision of the Registrar to Assign Mr. Rodney Dixon as Co-Counsel to the Accused Amir Kubura", filed by Lead Counsel for the Accused Amir Kubura on 9 January 2002 ("Motion"), in which the counsel seeks extension of time for the filing of a response to the Prosecutionís Motion for Review, a copy of which was received by him only on 7 January 2002;

CONSIDERING that the Defence for the Accused Amir Kubura has shown by way of the Motion good cause for its request for an extension of time;

PURSUANT TO Rule 65ter of the Rules of Procedure and Evidence of the International Tribunal,

HEREBY GRANT the Motion and ORDER the Defence for the Accused Amir Kubura to file the said response not later than 18 January 2002.

 

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

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Florence Mumba
Pre-Trial Judge

Done this eleventh day of January 2002
At The Hague,
The Netherlands

[Seal of the Tribunal]