Case No.: IT-98-34-T

BEFORE TRIAL CHAMBER I SECTION A

Before:
Judge Liu Daqun, Presiding
Judge Maureen Harding Clark
Judge Fatoumata Diarra

Registrar:
Mr. Hans Holthuis

Decision of:
22 October 2002

PROSECUTOR
v.
MLADEN NALETILIC aka "TUTA"
and
VINKO MARTINOVIC aka "STELA"

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DECISION ON CONFIDENTIALLITY OF FINAL TRIAL BRIEFS

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The Office of the Prosecutor:

Mr. Kenneth Scott

Counsel for the Accused:

Mr. Kresimir Krsnik, for Mladen Naletilic
Mr. Branko Seric, for Vinko Martinovic

 

TRIAL CHAMBER I, SECTION A ("the 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 ("the Tribunal"),

BEING SEISED OF and Prosecutorís Motion to Initially File Final Trial Brief Confidentially", filed on 18 October 2002 and the "Accused Naletilicís Motion to Initially File Final Trial Brief Confidentially", filed on 22 October 2002;

CONSIDERING that the proceedings before the Tribunal should be public unless, inter alia, the protection of witnesses require other wise;

FOR THE FOREGOING REASONS,

HEREBY ORDERS that

  1. All parties may file the final trial briefs confidentially on 23 October 2002, and;
  2. A public redacted version of the final briefs should be filed no later than 4 November 2002 and that the public version should correspond to the confidential version with by having the same page numbering, paragraph numbering, footnote-numbering , etc.

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

 

Dated this twenty-second day of October 2002,
At The Hague,
The Netherlands

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Judge Liu Daqun
Presiding Judge

[Seal of the Tribunal]