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ICC Upholds Convictions of Former Congolese Warlord

The International Criminal Court upheld the convictions and a prison sentence of a former Congolese warlord Tuesday, dismissing his lawyers’ arguments that legal errors tainted his original trial. Bosco Ntaganda was sentenced to 30 years in prison aft...

UN Court Opens Maritime Dispute Hearing Without Kenya

PARIS - Kenya has refused to attend a weeklong hearing by the United Nations' highest court over a long-running maritime dispute with Somalia.In a letter last week to The Hague-based International Court of Justice, or ICJ, the Kenyan government cited a...

Justice Minister Highlights Means to Modernize Judicial System

Casablanca - Minister of Justice, Mohamed Ben Abdelkader, said, Monday in Casablanca, that the modernization of the national judicial system hinges on the efficient mobilization of qualified human resources and the increased use of new technologies."It...

Police Seize 13 Tons of Cannabis Resin near Casablanca

Rabat - Elements of the prefectural service of the judicial police of Casablanca on Thursday seized 13 tons of cannabis resin aboard a freight truck and a car and arrested a 39-year-old man who was wanted by the police for international drug traffickin...