Forensic Evidence in Guatemala’s Ríos Montt Trial: Fredy Peccerelli, executive director of the Guatemalan Forensic Anthropology Foundation (Fundación de Antropología Forense de Guatemala), will discuss the critical role of forensic evidence in the initial conviction of former Guatemalan President Efrain Ríos Montt on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity; Tuesday, Nov. 19, 1 p.m., Boalt Hall 134. Lunch will be provided.
International Criminal Law and the ICTY: Peter McClosky, Prosecutor for the International Criminal Tribunal of the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), discusses his experiences on the ground in Bosnia, investigations that led to indictments for the Srebrenica massacre, and the ongoing prosecution of Bosnian Serb General Ratko Mladic. McClosky will talk about his career path to the ICTY; Friday, Nov. 22, 12:30 p.m., Boalt Hall, Room 134. Lunch will be provided.