An interview with Larry D. Johnson, Chef de Cabinet, Office of the President, ICTY (2003-2005), for the Ad Hoc Tribunals Oral History Project

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dc.date.accessioned 2015-10-27T16:09:59Z
dc.date.available 2015-10-27T16:09:59Z
dc.date.created 2015
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/31214
dc.description http://findingaids.brandeis.edu/repositories/2/resources/262
dc.description.abstract A transcript of an interview with Larry D. Johnson by Leigh Swigart and David P. Briand. The interview took place on February 18, 2015 in New York, NY, USA, and the transcript, which is represented here, has been reviewed and edited from the original audio version. During the interview, Johnson reminisces on work on UN team to draft the statute for ICTY; UN's handling of challenges and other issues as the ad hoc tribunals began to do their work; experience in UNPROFOR (UN Protection Force) in Zagreb; negotiations with Radovan Karadžić over planes flying into the territory, and experience as chef de cabinet under Theodor Meron. Johnson also discusses differences in statutes for ICTY and ICTR and impact on jurisprudence of the tribunals; debate over the authority of the Security Council to establish the tribunal; reconciliation measures of ad hoc tribunals; why the ad hoc tribunals have gone on so long; political issues in the UN in dealing with international criminal tribunals; legacy of Nuremberg, and legacy of ad hoc tribunals.
dc.description.sponsorship International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life
dc.format.extent 59 p. + index
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 Croatia -- History 1990-
dc.subject.lcsh International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.
dc.subject.lcsh Criminal justice, Administration of.
dc.subject.lcsh International criminal courts.
dc.title An interview with Larry D. Johnson, Chef de Cabinet, Office of the President, ICTY (2003-2005), for the Ad Hoc Tribunals Oral History Project
dc.type text
dc.contributor.interviewee Johnson, Larry D.
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.
dc.subject.lcnaf Karadžić, Radovan V., 1945-
dc.subject.lcnaf Meron, Theodor, 1930-
mods.name.lcnaf Johnson, Larry D., 1945-
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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