Jennifer DePiazza

About/Bio

Jennifer DePiazza is a Legal Officer in the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), Office of the President. She has worked as a legal officer in Chambers for the ICTY since 2011. Prior to joining the ICTY, she worked for human rights organisations in the Middle East for six years. Jennifer was awarded an LL.M. Advanced Studies in Public International Law specialising in international criminal law from Leiden University in 2010 and a Master of International Affairs specialising in human rights from Columbia University in 2004.

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The Al-Werfalli Arrest Warrant: Denial of Fair Trial as an Additional Allegation and a Hint at a Possible Defence

Last week, the International Criminal Court (ICC) issued an arrest warrant in the Libya Situation against Mahmoud Al-Werfalli. The arrest warrant alleges that Al-Werfalli is criminally responsible for the war crime of Murder, in a non-international armed conflict, pursuant to Article 8(2)(c)(i) of the Rome Statute, in relation to the alleged summary execution of 33 persons. Based…

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