Case No.: IT-02-54-T

IN THE TRIAL CHAMBER

Before:
Judge Richard May, Presiding
Judge Patrick Robinson
Judge O-Gon Kwon

Registrar:
Mr. Hans Holthuis

Order of:
30 August 2002

PROSECUTOR
v.
SLOBODAN MILOSEVIC

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DECISION ON PROSECUTIONíS MOTION FOR LEAVE TO CALL KEVIN CURTIS

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The Office of the Prosecutor

Mr. Geoffrey Nice

The Accused

Slobodan Milosevic

Amicus Curiae

Mr. Steven Kay
Mr. Branislav Tapuskovic
Mr. Michaïl Wladimiroff

 

THIS TRIAL 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"),

BEING SEISED of a "Prosecutionís Motion for Leave to Call Kevin Curtis" filed by the Office of the Prosecutor ("Prosecution") on 7 August 2002 ("the Motion"),

NOTING the prior oral Decision of the Trial Chamber of 20 February 2002 denying leave to the Prosecution to call this witness,

NOTING that the evidence to be presented by this proposed witness relates to three issues: the history of the Kosovo investigation conducted by the Prosecutor of the International Tribunal; the exhumation of bodies in Serbia; and the arrest of the accused,

CONSIDERING that the Motion reveals no new relevant evidence for consideration by the Trial Chamber,

PURSUANT TO Rule 73 bis of the Rules of Procedure and Evidence of the International Tribunal,

HEREBY DENIES the Motion.

 

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

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Richard May
Presiding

Dated this thirtieth day of August 2002
At The Hague
The Netherlands

[Seal of the Tribunal]