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26 May 2015

Ostojic Trial Postponed

The District Court in Eastern Sarajevo postponed the trial of Zarije Ostojic, who has been charged with war crimes in Susica near Vlasenica. The trial was postponed because the defendant failed to appear in court.
22 August 2014

Bosnian Genocide Convicts Appeal ‘Unjust’ Sentences

Six Bosnian Serbs convicted of the genocide of Bosniaks from Srebrenica in 1995 are appealing against their 20-year prison sentences, arguing that they are too harsh.

13 February 2014

Never Ending War-Crime Trials

After having spent ten years in courtrooms, some of the war-crimes indictees are still awaiting second instance verdicts to be pronounced. Although everything is carried out according to the law, legal experts say that the fact that those trials have still not been completed can not be justified.

23 January 2014

Significantly Shorter Sentences for Kravica Crimes Requested

The Defence of five indictees, who were released after the verdicts against them for assisting in the Srebrenica genocide was quashed, request the Court to reduce their sentence to between five and 15 years, while the Prosecution of Bosnia and Herzegovina requests maximal imprisonment sentences.

4 December 2013

Custody Sought for Five Released Convicts

Bosnia's State prosecution has sought custody for five people released after the Constitutional Court quashed a genocide verdict for Srebrenica, to which the defence then objected.

5 November 2013

Witnesses at Ostojic’s Trial Still Awaited

In the fourth year of the trial of Zarije Ostojic, who is charged with crimes in Susica detention camp in Vlasenica, the Defence and Prosecution announce that they will inform the Court about the whereabouts of the remaining witnesses.

11 July 2013

Prosecution’s Appeal against Verdict of Release in Grujic’s Case

The State Prosecution presents, before the Appellate Chamber of the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, its appeal against a verdict under which Slobodan Grujic was acquitted of charges for crimes in Zvornik on February 14, 2013.

28 December 2012

Grujic: Closing arguments to take place in mid-January

With evidentiary proceedings complete in the trial of Slobodan Grujic, the court has scheduled the parties’ closing arguments for January 18.
28 September 2012

Local Justice – Ostojic: Protection of ICTY Convict Requested

The Defence of Zarije Ostojic, who is charged with crimes committed in Vlasenica, is due to submit a written motion to the District Court in Eastern Sarajevo, explaining protection measures for one of ICTY convicts, who is supposed to testify in defence of the indictee.
13 July 2012

Grujic: Trial Postponed

The trial of Slobodan Grujic, who is charged with crimes in Zvornik, has been postponed due to the absence of a court medicine expert, who was due to present his findings and opinion as per a request by the Prosecution of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
6 April 2012

Grujic: Zvornik Crimes Trial Begins

The trial of Slobodan Grujic, charged with the crimes in 1992 in the municipality of Zvornik, began with the reading of the indictment and opening arguments by both the Prosecution’s Office and Defence teams.
30 March 2012

Grujic: Beginning of Trial on April 4

The trial of Slobodan Grujic, who is charged with war crimes in Zvornik municipality, is due to begin on April 4 this year when the indictment will be read and introductory arguments presented.
10 January 2012

Grujic: Prohibiting Measures Ordered

The Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina has ordered prohibiting measures against Slobodan Grujic, who is charged for crimes in the area of Zvornik Municipality in 1992.
18 October 2011

Local Justice - Ostojic: Injured Party Refuses to Testify

At the trial of Zarije Ostojic, who is charged with crimes in Susica detention camp, near Vlasenica, injured party Mirsad Ombasic says that he does not want to testify.