Preparing for the Saddam Trial
The panel called “Preparing for the Mother of All Trials” was moderated by Christopher Rassi, Associate Legal Officer,… read more
The panel called “Preparing for the Mother of All Trials” was moderated by Christopher Rassi, Associate Legal Officer, International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.
Panelists were: Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni, DePaul University College of Law; Christopher Reid, former Director, Department of Justice Regime Crimes Liaison; Professor Michael Newton Sandy Hodgkinson, U.S. Department of State, Office of the Ambassador at Large for War Crimes Issues; Professor Michael Newton, Vanderbilt University School of Law; and Paul Wolf, Esq., International Human Rights Lawyer, who provided assistance to Saddam Hussein’s defense team.
The Frederick K. Cox International Law Center War Crimes Research Symposium “Lessons from the Saddam Trial” was co-sponsored by the International Bar Association and the Irish Centre for Human Rights, and is a Centennial Regional Meeting of the American Society of International Law, a Regional Conference of the International Law Association (American Branch), and the Annual Meeting of the International Association of Penal Law (American National Section). close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- M. Cherif Bassiouni Distinguished Research Prof. Depaul University->College of Law
- Sandra L. Hodgkinson Deputy Department of State->War Crimes Issues
- Michael A. Newton Professor Vanderbilt University->Law School
- Christopher Reid Director (Former) Department of Justice
- Paul Wolf Attorney International Human Rights Law Group
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