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Legal news from Sunday, June 8, 2008
by Deirdre Jurand

The president of Sudan has refused to arrest or turn over two Sudanese war-crimes suspects wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC). The ICC issued arrest warrants in April 2007 for Minister for Humanitarian Affairs Ahmed Harun and militia commander Ali Kushayb, citing 51 counts …

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by Deirdre Jurand

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) officials released a "charge sheet" Sunday against Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf amid renewed calls from political leaders for his impeachment or outright resignation. The 10-point charge sheet details instances when Musharraf allegedly used his executive powers improperly, including November's declaration of emergency rule and the subsequent removal of …

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