Tag Archives: pre-trial

30 June 2013: ICT-1 Daily Summary – ATM Azharul Islam Pre-Trial, Chowdhury Testimony as DW 1

Today the Tribunal heard matters in the following cases:

  1. Investigation of ATM Azharul Islam
  2. Chief Prosecutor vs. Salauddin Qader Chowdhury

In the ongoing investigation of ATM Azharul Islam , the Prosecution submitted its progress report and requested an additional two weeks time for submission of the Formal Charge. The Tribunal granted the request and scheduled the next hearing for 15 July 2013. In the Chowdhury case the Tribunal heard the ongoing testimony of the Defendant, Salauddin Qader Chowdhury, who testified as Defense witness 1 for the seventh day. They then adjourned the proceedings until 1 July 2013.  Continue reading

6 June 2013: ICT-1 Daily Summary Yusuf Pre-Trial Hearing, Chowdhury PW 41

Today the Tribunal heard matters in the following cases:

  1. Chief Prosecutor vs. AKM Yusuf
  2. Chief Prosecutor vs. Salauddin Qader Chowdhury

In the AKM Yusuf case, the Tribunal was scheduled to hear the initial presentation of proposed charges against AKM Yusuf. The Defense objected and argued that they had not been given full access to the documents upon which the Prosecution intends to rely. The Tribunal decided it would review the documents and direct the Prosecution accordingly.

In the Salauddin Qader Chowdhury case, the Defense continued the cross-examination of the Investigation officer, Md Nurul Islam, Prosecution witness 41. Thereafter, the Tribunal adjourned the proceedings of the case until 9 June, 2013.  Continue reading