Rwandan Genocide Suspect's Plea Rejected


A plea by Leon Mugesera for the removal of two of the three judges in his case has been rejected by the Special Chamber of the High Court
  • Rwanda:  Court Rejects Mugesera Plea

    The New Times, 12 January 2013

    The Special Chamber of the High Court has rejected an objection filed by Genocide suspect Leon Mugesera, who petitioned that two judges in his trial be disqualified.read more »

Léon Mugesera being handcuffed upon arrival at Kigali International Airport (file photo).

  • Rwanda:  Mugesera Rejects Trial Judges

    The New Times, 10 January 2013

    Genocide suspect Leon Mugesera deported from Canada early last year, has filed an 'objection for disqualification of two out of the three judges trying him.read more »

  • Rwanda:  Mugesera Trial Goes Ahead, Accused Objects Against Judges

    Rwanda Focus, 8 January 2013

    Judges of the High Court have ruled that the trial against Genocide suspect Leon Mugesera can go ahead despite the accused requesting its suspension until the Supreme Court decides... read more »

  • Rwanda:  High Court Rejects Plea From Genocide Suspect

    The New Times, 25 December 2012

    THE Special Chamber of the High Court trying cases transferred from the ICTR and other countries, yesterday, rejected a plea from genocide suspect Leon Mugesera not to try his... read more »

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