Case

Prosecutor vs Ieng Sary, Nuon Chea & Ors (Case 002/01)

7 August 2014

Practice Areas

Public International Law

The second t trial (Case 002/01) commenced on 21 November 2011, primarily focusing on alleged crimes against humanity related to the forced movement of the population from Phnom Penh and later from other regions, and execution of Khmer Republic soldiers at Toul Po Chrey execution site immediately after the Khmer Rouge takeover in 1975. It also considers the roles of the Accused in relation to regime policies relevant to all charges, which will provide a foundation for examining the remaining charges in future trials. On 7 August 2014, the Trial Chamber found Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan were found guilty of crimes against humanity and sentenced to life imprisonment.


Related Barristers


Andrew Cayley CMG QC

Andrew Cayley CMG QC
Year of Call: 2007
Year of Silk: 2012