International Criminal Justice: from past to future
Open Democracy - 12d
The ICTY will also be remembered for the extreme act of Slobodan Praljak, a Croatian defendant with a secondary role during the civil war. When he …

Stunner: War criminal takes the cheap way out at The Hague — on camera
Hot Air - 10d
Shades of Nuremberg? Convicted war criminal Slobodan Praljak, the Bosnian Croat minister of defense during the Balkans wars, decided to cheat the hangman — or at least the jailer. After having his conviction and 20-year sentence …

It would be a terrible mistake to try the ISIS 'Beatles' at the Hague
The Washington Examiner - 4d
But, the ICC isn't just inefficient, it's utterly incompetent. Remember what …

Bosnian Croat Leaders Accused of Provoking Hatred
Balkan Insight - 10d
“Slobodan Praljak made a sacrifice to prove he is innocent,” Covic said at the time. He also described the verdict as a crime “against all the Croat people in Bosnia …

The horrifying story behind the Bosnian War general who died after drinking poison in a war-crimes trial
Business Insider - 2mon
Slobodan Praljak, a former Bosnian Croat general, drank poison from a bottle during a war-crimes tribunal on …

Slobodan Praljak suicide: Dutch police find lethal chemical in vial
BBC News - 2mon
A vial drained by Bosnian Croat war criminal Slobodan Praljak in front of the Hague tribunal contained a lethal chemical, Dutch prosecutors have confirmed. The authorities are investigating how he smuggled poison into the high-security …

The Latest: Praljak lawyer doesn't know how he got poison
New York Daily News - 2mon
Nika Pinter told Croatia's state TV on Thursday that she only spoke to Slobodan Praljak on the phone before seeing him inside the courtroom where he took what he said was poison moments after judges upheld his 20-year-sentence. Pinter …

Slobodan Praljak: War criminal or Croatian hero?
Al Jazeera - 2mon
Shortly after Slobodan Praljak - the convicted Bosnian Croat war criminal who drank poison in a Hague courtroom on Wednesday upon confirmation of his 20-year jail term for crimes committed during the Bosnian War - killed himself on …

Warlord who killed himself at the Hague 'may have had poison smuggled to him when suit was delivered for court appearance', says security expert who claims toxin may be toilet ...
Daily Mail - 2mon
Slobodan Praljak, 72, downed an unknown substance in front of cameras yesterday as his 20-year sentence for war …

Slobodan Praljak suicide 'could not have been prevented'
BBC News - 1mon
The UN court in the Hague says it could not have prevented a war criminal from taking poison and killing himself. Gambian judge Hassan Jallow said that without specific intelligence, no measures would have guaranteed the poison was …