IN THE TRIAL CHAMBER
Before: Judge Adolphus G. Karibi-Whyte, Presiding
Judge Elizabeth Odio Benito
Judge Saad Saood Jan
Registrar: Mrs. Dorothee de Sampayo Garrido-Nijgh
Order of: 21 April 1997
ZDRAVKO MUCIC also known as "PAVO"
ESAD LANDZO also known as "ZENGA"
ORDER ON PROSECUTIONS MOTION TO WITHDRAW
COUNTS 9 AND 10 OF THE INDICTMENT
The Office of the Prosecutor
Mr. Eric Ostberg Mr. Guiliano Turone
Ms. Teresa McHenry Ms. Elles van Duschotten
Counsel for the Accused
Ms. Edina Residovic, Mr Ekrem Galiatovic, Mr. Eugene OSullivan, for Zejnil Delalic
Mr. Branislav Tapuskovic, Mr. Micheal Greaves for Zdravko Mucic
Mr. Salih Karabdic, Mr. Thomas Moran, for Hazim Delic
Mr. Mustafa Brackovic, Ms. Cynthia McMurrey, for Esad Landzo
THIS TRIAL CHAMBER 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;
BEING SEISED of a Motion to Withdraw Counts 9 and 10 of the Indictment ("Motion") filed under Rule 50(A) of the Rules of Procedure and Evidence of the International Tribunal ("Rules") by the Office of the Prosecutor ("Prosecution") on 14 April 1997;
CONSIDERING that by the Motion, the Prosecution seeks leave to withdraw counts 9 and 10 of the Indictment;
PURSUANT TO RULE 50(A),
HEREBY GRANTS the Prosecution leave to withdraw counts 9 and 10 of the Indictment with prejudice such that the charges set forth in the said counts shall not be raised against any of the four accused persons at a later date.
Done in both English and French, the English Text being authoritative.
Adolphus Godwin Karibi-Whyte
Dated this twenty-first day of April 1997
At the Hague
[Seal of the Tribunal]