Chief Judge in Hussein Case Replaced Following Resignation

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Wednesday, March 1, 2006
Author: 
Bruce Zagaris
Volume: 
22
Issue: 
3
110
Abstract: 
On January 17, 2006, Saeed al-Hameesh was temporarily appointed to replace chief judge Rizkar Mohammed Amin in overseeing the trial of Saddam Hussein in Iraq when the trial resumes on January 24, 2006. Meanwhile the European bar has called for Iraq to move the trial to a country where defense counsel can receive proper protection ? [more]