Trials in Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Crime in Srebrenica - Kravice

    Trial against the accused Miloš Stupar et al. for committing genocide in the Kravica Agricultural Cooperative warehouse in Srebrenica in July 1995, punishable according to Article 171 of the Criminal Code of Bosnia and Herzegovina (hereinafter: BiH CC), held before the Trial Penal - War... Read more

  • Crime in the KPD Foča (penal correction institution)

    On 28 February 2008, the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina (hereinafter: BiH) announced the first-instance verdict in the case No. X-KRO-06/275 against the defendants Mitar Rašević and Savo Todović, charged with a crime against humanity pursuant to Article 172 (1) (h) of the Criminal Code of the Bosnia and Herzegovina... Read more

  • Crime in Donja Drežnica

    On 27 August 2007, the main hearing in the case against Zijad Kurtović began at the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Zijad Kurtović was charged for war crimes against civilians and war prisoners, committed in the village of Donja Drežnica in the Mostar district. On 30 April 2008, the defendant was found guilty... Read more

  • War crime in Ahmići

    On 29 April 2008, the Bosnia and Herzegovina Court Council announced the first-instance conviction against the defendant Paško Ljubičić for a war crime against humanity and civilians, committed in the region of Central Bosnia in the period between January and July 1993. He was sentenced to 10 years in... Read more

  • Crime in Višegrad

    Repeated trial against the accused Boban Šimšić for criminal act of crime against humanity, committed in Višegrad municipality in 1992, commenced before the Council of Appellate Section of the War Crime Department I of the Bosnia and Herzegovina State Court in Sarajevo on 09 March... Read more

  • Crime in Rogatica

    Trial was conducted before the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina against the defendant Dragoje Paunović for the war crime against humanity that was committed in Rogatica in 1992 whereat 24 persons were killed. On 26 May 2006 following the conclusion of presentation of evidence, the Trial Panel... Read more

  • Matanović family

    Trial against defendants Ranka Jakovljevića and associates for the war crimes against civilians  (family of Catholic priest Matanovića). War Crimes Chamber of the District Court in Banja Luka, Bosnia, 2004/5. INDICTMENT (SUMMARY) In the case of 11 police officers,... Read more

  • Crime in Foča camp

    Veselin Čančar was accused of crimal act of war crime against civilians as he was a commanding officer in the action of capturing, directing and taking primarily Bosniak civilians to the „Livade“ Detention Camp on 11th April 1992, after the fall of Foča. After the first trial which was held before the Sarajevo... Read more

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