Ongwen Case
The Prosecutor v. Dominic Ongwen

Trial began on 6 December 2016. The Prosecution has completed its presentation of evidence, and the Legal Representatives of Victims also called witnesses to appear before the Chamber.

Next steps: The trial resumed on 18 September 2018 with the opening statements of the Defence and the Defence started the presentation of its evidence on 1 October 2018.

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Trial Chamber IX
  1. Judge Bertram Schmitt, Presiding Judge
  2. Judge Péter Kovács
  3. Judge Raul Cano Pangalangan
Who else is involved?
Representation of the Office of the Prosecutor

Fatou Bensouda, Prosecutor
James Stewart, Deputy Prosecutor
Benjamin Gumpert, Senior Trial Lawyer

Defence Counsel

​Krispus Ayena Odongo

Legal Representatives of the Victims

​Joseph Akwenyu Manoba
Francisco Cox
Paolina Massidda

Office of Public Counsel for Victims
Next Session
  1. Cancelled :19 July 2019, 09:30, Trial hearing, Courtroom III

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