Diletta Marchesi


Diletta Marchesi is a PhD fellow of the Research Foundation – Flanders (FWO) at KU Leuven (Belgium), where she is also a research and teaching assistant. She pursues a PhD on the denial of judicial guarantees as international crimes and she is involved as research assistant in other EU-financed research projects. She was admitted to the bar in Italy (2020). Her main research interests are international, European and comparative criminal law.

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“To Release or not to Release, that is the Question”: Detention Pending Trial at the International Criminal Court after the Gicheru Case

On 29 January this year, the Pre-Trial Chamber A of the International Criminal Court (ICC) decided to grant interim release to Paul Gicheru, a lawyer suspected of offences against the administration of justice under Article 70(1)(c) of the Rome Statute, consisting in corruptly influencing ICC witnesses in cases from the Kenyan situation in 2013 (Decision). This…

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