FIDH, REDRESS and ASF submit an amicus curiae brief on victims participation before the ECCC


On 21 February 2008, FIDH, REDRESS and ASF submitted an amicus curiae brief to the Extaordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) on victims’ participation as civil parties.

This brief followed an order on 12 February 2008 of the ECCC Pre-Trial Chamber inviting amicus curiae submissions on the issue of the rights of civil parties in the context of the ECCC Internal Rules, and in particular their rights to participate in proceedings dealing with appeals of detention orders.

The FIDH-REDRESS-ASF amicus curiae submission is available on FIDH website (in English only).

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