Case: IT-98-33-A


Judge David Hunt, Pre-Appeal Judge

Mr Hans Holthuis

Order of:
8 May 2003



Radislav KRSTIC




Counsel for the Prosecution:

Mr Norman Farrell
Mr Mathias Marcussen

Counsel for the Appellant:

Mr Nenad Petrusic
Mr Norman Sepenuk


I, Judge David Hunt, Pre-Appeal Judge in this appeal,

NOTING the "Defence Appeal Brief Concerning Rule 68 Violations", filed confidentially on 10 April 2003 ("Defence Motion");

NOTING the Scheduling Order of 22 April 2003 in which the Prosecution was ordered to file its Response to the Defence Motion no later than 1 May;

NOTING the "Order on Extension of Time" of 1 May 2003 in which the Prosecution was granted leave to file its Response no later than 8 May;

BEING SEISED OF a "Defence Motion for Extension of Time to File its Reply Brief", dated 7 May 2003, in which the Defence seeks a two-week extension of time in which to file its Reply to the Prosecutionís Response;

NOTING that the Defence says that other professional commitments would make it impossible to comply with the 4-day time frame in which to reply;

NOTING that the Prosecution itself was granted an extension of time in which to file its Response to the Defence Motion; 1

NOTING that the Prosecution informed the Appeals Chamber orally that it does not object to the extension of time being granted;

NOTING that the Prosecution also informed the Appeals Chamber that its Response will be in the range of 40 pages;

CONSIDERING that good cause has been shown;

HEREBY GRANT the Defence the 14-day extension of time sought in which to reply to the Prosecutionís Response.


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

Done this 8th of May 2003,
At The Hague,
The Netherlands.

Judge David Hunt
Pre-Appeal Judge

[Seal of the Tribunal]

1 - Order on Extension of Time, 1 May 2003.