Before: Judge David Hunt, Presiding Judge

Registrar: Mr. Hans Holthuis

Decision of: 6 April 2001







The Office of the Prosecutor:

Ms Nancy Patterson
Ms Suzanne Hayden

Counsel for the Accused:

Mr Howard Morrison


THE PRESIDING JUDGE of this Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia;

NOTING the Orders designating a Pre-Trial Judge issued by the Trial Chamber on 28 April 2000 by which Judge Liu Daqun was designated pre-trial judge, and was entrusted with "all of the pre-trial functions set forth in Rules 73 and 73 bis and all of the pre-defence functions set forth in Rule 73 ter of the Rules of Procedure and Evidence of the International Tribunal ("pre-trial judge powers");

CONSIDERING that during the absence of Judge Liu Daqun from the Netherlands it is desirable to make provision for another judge to exercise the pre-trial judge powers:

PURSUANT TO Rule 65 ter of the Rules:

HEREBY ORDERS THAT I, Judge David Hunt, be assigned all of the pre-trial judge powers in this case from 13 April to 24 April 2001.


Done in both English and French, the English version being authoritative

Judge David Hunt
Presiding Judge

Dated this 6th day of April 2001
At The Hague
The Netherlands

[Seal of the Tribunal]