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: 19 August 1998
ZDRAVKO MUCIC also known as "PAVO"
ESAD LANDZO also known as "ZENGA"
The Office of the Prosecutor:
Mr. Grant Niemann
Ms. Teresa McHenry
Mr. Giuliano Turone
Counsel for the Accused:
Ms. Edina Residovic, Mr. Ekrem Galijatovic, Mr. Eugene OSullivan, for Zejnil Delalic
Mrs. Nihada Buturovic, Mr. Tomislav Kuzmanovic, for Zdravko Mucic
Mr. Salih Karabdic, Mr. Thomas Moran, for Hazim Delic
Ms. Cynthia McMurrey, Ms. Nancy Boler 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 ("International Tribunal");
BEING SEISED of the "Prosecution request for amendment to scheduling order of 30 July 1998" (Official Registry Page ("RP") D7561-D7564), filed 14 August 1998 by the Office of the Prosecutor ("Prosecution") ("Motion");
NOTING "Esad Landzos response to the prosecutions request for amendment to scheduling order of 30 July 1998" (RP D7570-D7572), filed 18 August 1998;
FURTHER NOTING the Scheduling Orders issued on 14 July 1998 (RP D7225-D7227) and 30 July 1998 (RP D7501-D7504);
CONSIDERING the obligation of the Trial Chamber to ensure a fair and expeditious trial, pursuant to Article 20 of the Statute of the International Tribunal ("Statute");
FURTHER CONSIDERING that Rule 86 of the Rules of Procedure and Evidence of the International Tribunal ("Rules"), provides that at the stage of closing arguments the Prosecution "may present a rebuttal argument, to which the defence may present a rejoinder";
PURSUANT TO ARTICLE 20 OF THE STATUTE AND RULES 54 AND 86 OF THE RULES;
HEREBY ORDERS that:
2. The Prosecution may provide an oral reply to the written briefs of the closing arguments of the Defence, during its oral statements on 31 August 1998.
Done in both English and French, the English version being authoritative.
Adolphus G. Karibi-Whyte
Dated this nineteenth day of August 1998,
At The Hague,
[Seal of the Tribunal]