Volume II, s.6 International Criminal Proceedings, 31 Trial Proceedings, Ch.31.2 The Procedure before the Trial Chamber
Edited By: Professor Antonio Cassese, Professor Paola Gaeta, Mr John R.W.D. Jones
Various provisions of the Statute set out the arrangements for conducting the trial, the presentation of means of evidence by the parties and its conclusion by a verdict on guilt and, where appropriate, penalty. All these provisions, considered below, have to be considered in relation to those regarding the powers and prerogatives of the Trial Chamber. We shall start by considering certain prescriptions of a general nature and go on to the chronology of the trial up to delivery of the verdict.Once the case has been found ready for trial by the Pre-Trial Chamber,...