An interview with Alex Whiting, Office of the Prosecutor, ICTY (2002-2007 and 2010-2013), for the Ad Hoc Tribunals Oral History Project

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dc.date.accessioned 2015-08-05T17:50:53Z
dc.date.available 2015-08-05T17:50:53Z
dc.date.created 2015
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/30833
dc.description http://findingaids.brandeis.edu/repositories/2/resources/262
dc.description.abstract A transcript of an interview with Alex Whiting by Leigh Swigart and David P. Briand. The interview took place on December 11, 2014 in Cambridge, MA, USA, and the transcript, which is represented here, has been reviewed and edited from the original audio version. During the interview, Whiting reminisces on early career in criminal law; influential instructors in law school; work between investigators and prosecutors at ICTY; field investigations in Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) case, and instance of witness intimidation. Whiting also discusses languages spoken at ICTY; cognitive dissonance between U.S. support of ICTY and no accountability for torture during War on Terror; common law and civil law systems at ICTY; lawyers from the Balkans and ICTY defendants; comparison of ICTY and Nuremberg; challenges of working through interpreters, and comparison of ICTY and International Criminal Court (ICC).
dc.description.sponsorship International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life
dc.format.extent 46 p. + index
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language English
dc.language.iso en
dc.relation.ispartof International Center for Ethics, Justice, and Public Life Records
dc.relation.ispartofseries The Ad Hoc Tribunals Oral History Project
dc.rights Copyright restrictions may apply. For permission to copy or use this image, contact the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University Libraries
dc.subject.lcsh Political prisoners -- Abuse of.
dc.subject.lcsh Ushtria Çlirimtare e Kosovës -- History.
dc.subject.lcsh International Criminal Court.
dc.title An interview with Alex Whiting, Office of the Prosecutor, ICTY (2002-2007 and 2010-2013), for the Ad Hoc Tribunals Oral History Project
dc.type text
dc.contributor.interviewee Whiting, A. (Alex)
dc.contributor.interviewer Swigart, Leigh
dc.contributor.interviewer Briand, David P.
dc.subject.lcnaf International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991.
mods.name.lcnaf Whiting, A. (Alex)
mods.date.keydate 2015
mods.name.sponsor International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life
mods.note http://findingaids.brandeis.edu/repositories/2/resources/262


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