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Sentence aggravated in appeal for Mr. Radovan Karadžić by the Appeals Chamber of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals

Sentence aggravated in appeal for Mr. Radovan Karadžić by the Appeals Chamber of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals

On 20 March 2019, the Appeals Chamber of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals delivered its judgement on the appeals filed by Mr. Radovan Karadžić and the Prosecution against the judgement rendered on 24 March 2016 by a Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia.

The Appeals Chamber set aside the sentence of 40 years of imprisonment and imposed on Mr. Karadžić a sentence of life imprisonment.

 

Cf. IRMCT Press Release, http://www.irmct.org/en/news/appeals-chamber-international-residual-mechanism-criminal-tribunals-delivers-judgement-karadžić