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Special Tribunal Indicts Journalists and Media Organizations for Contempt (May 06, 2014) by Issam Saliba

On April 24, 2014, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, a hybrid international/domestic court, charged two journalists ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; International organizations; Specialized courts; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Formation of New Government Creates Constitutional Conundrum (March 06, 2014) by Issam Saliba

On February 15, 2014, a new government was formed in Lebanon after more than ten months ...

Topic: Constitution; Legislative bodies
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Trial on Assassination of Hariri Begins (January 23, 2014) by Issam Saliba

On January 13, 2014, two-and-a-half years after the issuance of an indictment in the murder of ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

General Prosecutor Seeks Lifting of Immunity of a Member of Parliament (February 11, 2013) by Issam Saliba

On February 2, 2013, Boutros Harb, a Member of Parliament in Lebanon, commented publicly on an ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Court Blocks Internet Access to Anti-Islam Film (October 01, 2012) by George Sadek

In an effort to prohibit online access to the anti-Islamic film "The Innocence of Muslims," which ...

Topic: Freedom of speech
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Chief Judge Makes Controversial Statement on Legality of Special Tribunal for Lebanon (November 08, 2010) by Issam Saliba

The Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) is a mixed international/domestic tribunal whose jurisdiction is limited to ...

Topic: Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Hariri Withdraws Accusations Against Syria (September 21, 2010) by Issam Saliba

In a press interview conducted on September 6, 2010, Saad al-Hariri, the Prime Minister of Lebanon, ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Citizenship Denied to Children of Lebanese Mothers (May 24, 2010) by Issam Saliba

On June 16, 2009, a Lebanese court of first instance issued a landmark decision granting Lebanese ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Court Rules Children Have Right to Acquire Citizenship of Mother (July 20, 2009) by Issam Saliba

In the first decision of its kind in Lebanon, a court of first instance recently issued ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Law Being Drafted on Citizenship Issue (March 27, 2009) by Issam Saliba

The Woman and Child Committee of the Lebanese Parliament is in the process of debating a ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Government Justifies Detention of Officers (May 02, 2008) by Issam Saliba

On April 15, 2008, the Lebanese government asserted that the arrest of four high-ranking military officers ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

New Charges Against Shaker al-Absi (March 02, 2008) by Issam Saliba

The General Prosecutor in Lebanon has filed charges seeking the death penalty against the leader of ...

Topic: Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Verdict in German Train Bombings (January 02, 2008) by Issam Saliba

On December 18, 2007, the felonies court in Beirut, Lebanon, issued a verdict in the case ...

Topic: Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

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Last updated: May 06, 2014