Monday, December 8, 2014

Pretrial detention without functioning military courts in Guinea?

This news article indicates that the Defense Ministry in Guinea has blocked presidential signature of a military courts bill that would permit trials to move forward. This despite the fact that a number of military officers have already been in pretrial confinement for a long time. Can some reader explain this situation? Is no military justice legislation currently in force?

1 comment:

  1. Here's the problem: the military court exists only on paper:


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