Judge Mohamed Shahabuddeen, Presiding
Judge Lal Chand Vohrah
Judge Rafael Nieto-Navia
Judge Patricia Wald
Judge Fausto Pocar

Mrs. Dorothee de Sampayo Garrido-Nijgh

Order of:
12 April 2000







Counsel for the Prosecutor:

Mr. Upawansa Yapa
Mr. Norman Farrell

Counsel for Goran Jelisic:

Mr. Veselin Londrovic
Mr. Michael Greaves


THE Appeals Chamber of the International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the former Yugoslavia since 1991 ("the International Tribunal"),

NOTING Trial Chamber I’s Judgement against Goran Jelisic, pronounced on 19 October 1999;

NOTING the "Prosecution’s Notice of Appeal", filed on 21 October 1999;

NOTING the "Notice of Cross-Appeal", filed by Counsel for Goran Jelisic ("the Defence") on 26 October 1999;

NOTING Trial Chamber I’s written Judgement against Goran Jelisic, issued on 14 December 1999;

NOTING the "Notice of Appeal", filed by the Defence on 15 December 1999;

NOTING sub-Rule 65bis(B) of the Rules of Procedure and Evidence of the International Tribunal ("Rules") which requires "the Appeals Chamber or an Appeals Chamber judge" to "convene a status conference, within one hundred and twenty days of the filing of a notice of appeal and thereafter within one hundred and twenty days after the last status conference, to allow any person in custody pending appeal the opportunity to raise issues in relation thereto, including the mental and physical condition of that person";

CONSIDERING that Goran Jelisic is currently in detention at the United Nations Detention Unit in The Hague pending the hearing of the appeal;

CONSIDERING FURTHER that the last Status Conference pursuant to sub-Rule 65bis was held on 4 April 2000;

PURSUANT to Rule 65bis of the Rules;

HEREBY ORDERS that a Status Conference shall be held on Monday 17 July 2000 at 4:15 p.m.


Done in both English and French, the English text being authoritative.

Mohamed Shahabuddeen

Dated this twelfth day of April 2000
At The Hague,
The Netherlands.

[Seal of the Tribunal]