While many local Ethiopians have been following the persecution of protestors in the Oromia region, a recent act of protest at the 2016 Rio Olympic marathon finish line brought the issue to an international stage.
Saddam Hussein’s courtroom theatrics and diatribes seem to have thrown his war crimes trial temporarily off track. But disruptive behavior has been used as a defense tactic in several recent war-crimes tribunals. Kojo and his guests discuss courtroom misbehavior, its effectiveness and how it impacts the victims the courts are created to protect.
- Larry Kaplow Baghdad correspondent for Cox Newspapers
- Susana SaCouto Director of the War Crimes Research Office (WCRO) at American University Washington College of Law
- Raymond Brown Visiting Professor and Research Scholar at Seton Hall University Law School
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