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Sierra Leone
Rome Statute   Sierra Leone signed on 17 October 1998 and ratified on 15 September 2000, becoming the 20th State Party.
Agreement on Privileges and Immunities Sierra Leone signed the APIC on 26 September 2003.
Bilateral Immunity Agreement BIA signed on March 31, 2003 in Freetown. Ratified by Parliament on May 6, 2003.
Implementing Legislation Since April 2008, the Minister of Justice has been working on the draft bill which is not yet public. It is expected that the draft will be open to civil society input once finalized and approved by the Cabinet, prior to being transmitted to the Parliament.
Membership Commonwealth, Like-Minded Country, African Union, ECOWAS
Author Date and Title
Human Rights Watch
17 Apr 2012
Charles Taylor: Q&A on The Case of Prosecutor v. Charles Ghankay Taylor at the Special Court for Sierra Leone
Open Society Foundations
Apr 2012
Bringing the Charles Taylor Judgment Home
Government and Inter-governmental Documents
Author Date and Title
European Parliament
26 Apr 2012
Lochbihler on the verdict of Charles Taylor: Justice has been done
Sierra Leone
01 Nov 2007
Statement by Sierra Leone during the 62nd General Assembly plenary meeting on Agenda Item 76: The ICC