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14 October 2014

Kapic’s Sentence Reduced by Five Years

The Third Instance Chamber of the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina reduced the sentence for Suad Kapic from 17 to 12 years of prison for the crime committed in the territory of Sanski Most in 1995.
9 September 2014

Bosniak War Criminal Urges Jail Sentence Reduction

Ex-soldier Suad Kapic, convicted of murdering prisoners of war in Sanski Most in 1995, argued that his sentence should be reduced because he was only 17 when he committed the crime.
10 July 2014

Execution of Sentence against Kapic Discontinued

The Court of BiH discontinues the execution of the sentence against Suad Kapic after the Constitutional Court of BiH quashed a second instance verdict, under which he was sentenced to 17 years in prison for crimes in the Sanski Most area.

19 November 2013

About Twenty More BiH Court Verdicts under Question

Defence attorneys of convicts sentenced for genocide and war crimes before the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina announce that proceedings will be renewed in many more cases due to the wrong application of the Criminal Code.

29 September 2010

Selimovic et al: Security Officer’s Signals

Testifying at the trial for war crimes committed in Bosanska Krajina, two Prosecution witnesses recognize the three indictees in the courtroom, saying the men examined and mistreated them while they were held in detention.

21 August 2009

Kapic: Retrial ends

By examining the remains of four former members of the Republika Srpska Army, the court experts discover injuries caused by bullets, which “most probably” were the cause of death.

23 June 2009

Kapic: Trial Postponed Until Further Notice

The retrial of Suad Kapic has been postponed until further notice due to his poor state of health his Defence attorney says. 
8 January 2009

Changes to Jail Terms Raise Doubts about Justice

Drastic revisions in prison sentences between first and second instances are either a sign that the appeal process if working well, or a sign that something is very wrong with the judicial system.
20 June 2008

Kapic: Verdict of release appealed

The State Prosecution has appealed the first instance verdict acquitting a former member of the Bosnian Army of war crimes charges in Sanski most.
29 April 2008

Kapic: A verdict of release

The Court of BiH has acquitted Suad Kapic of charges for war crimes against prisoners of war.
13 March 2008

Kapic: Court evidence

The Trial Chamber announced its intention to present evidence at the trial of Suad Kapic.
6 March 2008

Recollections Differ on Execution of Prisoners

The Prosecution completed presenting evidence against Suad Kapic, accused shooting dead four prisoners-of-war in 1995.
28 February 2008

Kapic: Prosecution completes evidence presentation

State Prosecution completed presenting evidence at the trail of Suad Kapic, and the Defence has announced that it will start examine its witnesses in the first week of March.

24 January 2008

Kapic: Witness Remembers Captured Soldiers

The Prosecution examines five former members of the 517th Brigade of the BiH Army's Fifth Corps.

18 January 2008

Kapic: Defence Objects To Prosecution Claims

At the beginning of the main hearing, the Defence has objected to Prosecution statements relating to the identity of the indictee.