Part B Issues, Institutions, and Personalities, E
Edited By: Antonio Cassese (Editor-in-Chief)
East Timor’s Serious Crimes project for the prosecution of genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, and rape and murder under the Indonesian Penal Code ran from 6 June 2000 to 20 May 2005. This is was the first of the ‘internationalized domestic courts’ to be established. The project saw the creation of a Serious Crimes Unit (almost entirely international in composition) and Special Panels for Serious Crimes (comprising international and East Timorese judges) within the District Court of Dili. The Special Panels were overseen by the Court of Appeal, which...