Tents of Witness | I Came to Testify: The Bosnia Rape Camp Trials

February 26, 2016

World Without Genocide at Mitchell Hamline School of Law

Co-Sponsored by the Justice Commission of the Sisters of St. Joseph

This program is part of the Tents of Witness: Genocide and Conflict exhibit on display at Wisdom Ways February 24 and 25, 10:00 am-7:00 pm, and February 26, 10:00 am-1:00 pm. For more information about the Tents of Witness exhibit and other related programming, please visit here.


I Came to Testify: The Bosnia Rape Camp Trials (film)
Discussion led by Dr. Ellen Kennedy
Executive Director of World Without Genocide

This film about the Foca rape camp trials focuses on landmark jurisprudence to prosecute the crime of rape, the women who prosecuted the Foca perpetrators, and the extremely courageous women who came forward, at great risk to themselves and their loved ones, to testify against the men who brutalized them.

WHEN: Friday, February 26, 1:30 - 3:30 pm

COST: Free; please RSVP
Continuing Legal Education Credits: 2.0 Standard CLE credits

This program is now closed for registration.


About World Without Genocide:

 

World Without Genocide works to protect innocent people around the world; prevent genocide by combating racism and prejudice; advocate for the prosecution of perpetrators; and remember those whose lives and cultures have been destroyed by violence. World Without Genocide envisions a future in which genocide and other mass atrocities, perpetrated against innocent people based solely on who they are, will disappear from the earth.