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Courts: Cantonal Court in Sarajevo

27 April 2016

Bosniak Soldier Acquitted of Killing Serb Civilians

The cantonal court in Sarajevo has acquitted former Bosnian Army serviceman Azemin Sadikovic for a second time of the killing of four Serb civilians in the Hadzici municipality in May 1992.

9 March 2016

Witness in Bejtic Trial Says He Gave Statement Under Coercion

Testifying at the retrial of Samir Bejtic, a prosecution witness said a statement he gave about a killed civilian was untrue and given under coercion. Bejtic has been charged with crimes in Kazani near Sarajevo.

25 February 2016

Bosnian Serb Ex-Paramilitary Jailed for Sarajevo Rape

Former Serb paramilitary Milkan Gojkovic was sentenced to eight years in prison for raping a woman in Sarajevo’s Grbavica district, which was under Bosnian Serb control during the wartime siege.
24 February 2016

Tomas Testifies in Own Defense, Says He Was Wounded on Date of His Alleged Crimes

Testifying in his own defense before the cantonal court of Sarajevo, defendant Momir Tomas he was wounded on the combat line in Tinovo in the municipality of Hadzici in late November 1992 on the date of his alleged crimes.

23 February 2016

Gojkovic Verdict Expected on February 25

On February 25, the cantonal court of Sarajevo will hand down a verdict against Milkan Gojkovic, who is charged with crimes committed in the Grbavica neighbourhood of Sarajevo.

11 February 2016

Ermin Curtic Retrial Begins

The retrial of Ermin Curtic has begun at the cantonal court of Sarajevo. Curtic has been charged with crimes committed in the Vares area in 1993.

11 February 2016

Trial of Samir Bejtic Begins, for the Fourth Time

The trial of Samir Bejtic has started at the cantonal court of Sarajevo for the fourth time. Bejtic has been charged with crimes committed against the civilian population as well as murders committed in the Kazani area near Sarajevo in 1992 and 1993.

3 February 2016

Defense Witness in Frimel Trial Saw Injured Party Beaten

A defense witness testifying at the trial of Mario Frimel, charged with crimes in Sarajevo, said he saw injured party Mladen Blagovcanin beaten up in a military headquarters.
1 February 2016

Gojkovic Trial Continues Behind Closed Doors

The trial of Milkan Gojkovic, charged with crimes in Sarajevo, continued today at the cantonal court of Sarajevo in the absence of the public.

29 January 2016

Dabetic Trial Continues Behind Closed Doors

A protected witness testified in a closed hearing at the trial of Dusko Dabetic, who has been charged with crimes in the Grbavica neighbourhood in Sarajevo.
28 January 2016

Defense Witnesses Say Tomas Was Wounded in Late November 1992

As the Momir Tomas trial continues at the cantonal court of Sarajevo, defense witnesses said they knew the defendant and that he was wounded in late November 1992, the time of his alleged crimes.

11 January 2016

Mario Frimel Trial Postponed Due to Defendant’s Absence

The Mario Frimel trial has been postponed due to the defendant’s failure to appear at today’s hearing. Frimel has been charged with war crimes in Sarajevo.

4 January 2016

Closed Hearing Held in Dusko Dabetic Trial

Testifying on behalf of the cantonal prosecution of Sarajevo, four witnesses at the Dusko Dabetic trial were examined today in a closed hearing.

29 December 2015

Witness Describes Murder, Abuse and Forced Labour of Kovacici Civilians at Papic Trial

A cantonal prosecution witness testifying at the Veljko Papic trial described how Bosnian Serb forces killed her neighbours in Kovacici.