Rwandan Genocide Suspect's Trial ResumesA high court will resume hearing the case involving Leon Mugesera after the expiry of the 27 days that the court had granted him.
Léon Mugesera being handcuffed (file photo): Mugesera, a linguist and former politician, is accused of incitement to genocide in a 1992 speech. He was extradited from Canada after a 15-year battle against extradition.
Rwanda: Mugesera Trial Postponed Again
Hirondelle, 20 November 2012
A Rwandan court Monday postponed again the genocide trial of Léon Mugesera, nearly a year after he was extradited from Canada. Judges on Tuesday set December 17 as the new… Read more »
New Times, 20 November 2012
The High Court yesterday granted Genocide suspect, Leon Mugesera, 27 days for his defence counsel to prepare before the trial can commence in substance. Read more »
Focus, 20 November 2012
The High Court yesterday granted 26 days of delay to Leon Mugesera for comprehensive preparation of the trial against him before it starts in substance. Read more »