VERDICTS SELECTED

Summary: Eight former members of the Vukovar Territorial Defence force and the Leva Supoderica volunteer unit (which formed part of the Yugoslav People’s Army) were found guilty of inhumane treatment and killing of at least 200 Croatian prisoners of war on November 20-21, 1991, at Ovcara farm in the Vukovar municipality. Miroljub Vujovic, Stanko Vujanovic, […]

Miroljub Vujovic, Stanko Vujanovic, Predrag Milojevic, Goran Mugosa, Miroslav Djankovic, Sasa Radak, Nada Kalaba, Ivan Atanasijevic (Ivica Husnik), Jovica Peric, Milan Vojnovic, Milan Lancuzanin and Predrag Dragovic

Summary: Eight former members of the Vukovar Territorial Defence force and the Leva Supoderica volunteer unit (which formed part of the Yugoslav People’s Army) were found guilty of inhumane treatment and killing of at least 200 Croatian prisoners of war on November 20-21, 1991, at Ovcara farm in the Vukovar municipality. Miroljub Vujovic, Stanko Vujanovic, Predrag Milojevic were sentenced to 20 years; Ivan Atanasijevic (Ivica Husnik) to 15 years; Nada Kalaba to 11 years; and Goran Mugosa, Miroslav Djankovic, Sasa Radak to five years. The remaining four defendants in the case – Jovica Peric, Milan Vojnovic, Milan Lancuzanin, and Predrag Dragovic – were acquitted of the charges.

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  • Final judgment

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  • Supreme Court of Cassation - judgment

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  • Constitutional Court of Serbia - judgment

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  • Second second instance judgment

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  • Second first instance judgment

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  • Second instance judgment

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  • First instance judgment

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BIRN Court Reports

  • January 15, 2018

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Pavle Pantic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Split, Croatia

  • COURT:

    Croatia, County Court of Split, Supreme Court of Croatia

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    Unknown until October 24, 2018

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Dragan Vasiljkovic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Glina and Knin, Croatia

  • COURT:

    Croatia, County Court of Split, Supreme Court of Croatia

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    December 31, 2015 until June 12, 2018

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Mirko Korelija, Miroslav Peskir and Ranko Simulija

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Banski Grabovac, Croatia

  • COURT:

    Croatia, Supreme Court of Croatia, County Court of Zagreb

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    May 09, 2011 until November 14, 2018

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Bora Trbojevic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Grubisno Polje, Croatia

  • COURT:

    Serbia, District Court in Belgrade

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    May 21, 2008 until December 04, 2009

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Dragan Mitrovic, Zarko Milosevic, Dragan Loncar, Mirko Opacic and Miroslav Milinkovic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Sotin, Croatia

  • COURT:

    Serbia, Court of Appeal in Belgrade, Higher Court in Belgrade

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    December 31, 2013 until November 18, 2016

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Pane Bulat and Rade Vranesevic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Banski Kovacevac, Croatia

  • COURT:

    Serbia, Court of Appeal in Belgrade, Higher Court in Belgrade, District Court in Belgrade

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    April 16, 2008 until February 14, 2011

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