Case: IT-97-24-A 

PRESIDENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL TRIBUNAL

Before:
Judge Theodor Meron, President

Registrar:
Mr. Hans Holthuis

Order of:
14 August 2003

THE PROSECUTOR
v.
Milomir STAKIC

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ORDER ASSIGNING JUDGES TO A CASE BEFORE THE APPEALS CHAMBER AND APPOINTING A PRE-APPEAL JUDGE

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Counsel for the Prosecutor:

Mr. Norman Farrell

Counsel for the Defence:

Mr. Branko D. Lukic
Mr. John R. Ostojic

 

I, THEODOR MERON, President 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"),

NOTING the "Defendant, Milomir Stakicís Motion to Enlarge Time for Filing of the Notice of Appeal" filed by counsel for Milomir Stakic on 11 August 2003;

CONSIDERING the composition of the Appeals Chamber of the International Tribunal set out in Document IT/215 of the International Tribunal ("Composition of the Appeals Chamber "), dated 13 June 2003;

CONSIDERING Articles 12(3) and 14(3) of the Statute of the International Tribunal;

CONSIDERING that, pursuant to Article 14(2) of the Statute of the International Tribunal and the settled practice, I am the Presiding Judge in the cases on which I sit;

CONSIDERING that Rule 65 ter of the Rules of Procedure and Evidence ("Rules"), read together with Rule 107 of the Rules, authorizes the Presiding Judge of the Appeals Chamber to designate a member of the Appeals Chamber to be responsible for pre-appeal proceedings ("Pre-Appeal Judge");

HEREBY ORDER that the Appeals Chamber in case No. IT-97-24-A, The Prosecutor v. Milomir Stakic, shall be composed, with immediate effect, as follows:

Judge Thedor Meron, Presiding
Judge Fausto Pocar
Judge Mohamed Shahabuddeen
Judge Mehmet Güney
Judge Inés Mónica Weinberg de Roca

AND DESIGNATE, with immediate effect, myself as Pre-Appeal Judge.

 

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

Dated this 14th day of August 2003,
At The Hague,
The Netherlands.

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Judge Theodor Meron
President

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