Insights

Find out more about the current reports and videos of the District Court of The Hague about the case MH17.

NEWS

Publication of summons

Journalists will be pleased to know that they may be able to obtain the names of the suspects, court of session opening hours and the indictment.

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28/02/2020 14:51

Source: Rechtbank Den Haag

NEWS

Covid-19-virus

Due to the development of the Covid-19 virus, we will take precautionary measures at the Schiphol Judicial Complex and the adjacent press centre.

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28/02/2020 14:33

Updated on 04/03/2020 13:16

Source: Rechtbank Den Haag

NEWS

Accreditation system closes

You have the opportunity up to and including Monday 2 March at the latest to register or make changes to an earlier registration.

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27/02/2020 09:56

Source: Rechtbank Den Haag

NEWS

A law firm has been reported

A law firm has recently been reported. The District Court of The Hague will not release the name of the firm and does not specify for which suspect(s).

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27/01/2020 10:39

Source: Rechtbank Den Haag

VIDEO

Explanation about following the MH17 criminal case

The courtroom in the Schiphol Judicial Complex is not large enough to offer a place for all interested parties and all media. Because the District Court of The Hague value the fact that everyone can follow this case and report on it, an alternative has been figured out. The animation explains the possibilities.

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10/12/2019 16:36

Source: Rechtbank Den Haag

VIDEO

A quick tour of JCS

Introduction to the location and layout of the Schiphol Judicial Complex

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09/12/2019 18:50

Source: Rechtbank Den Haag

NEWS

Media briefing

On 29 November 2019, the District Court of The Hague is offering a media briefing for national and international media on the organisation of the MH17 trial.

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15/11/2019 11:27

Source: Rechtbank Den Haag

VIDEO

Roles in a criminal case

A victim of a crime or his or her relatives may have several roles in a criminal case. An explanation in the video.

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11/07/2019 10:00

Source: District Court of The Hague

VIDEO

First days of a hearing in the MH17 trial

In large cases, the first day of the hearing hardly ever deals with the substance of the case. The first day of the hearing will mainly be about 'taking stock'.

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11/07/2019 10:00

Source: District Court of The Hague

VIDEO

Suspects

The Dutch Public Prosecution Service (OM) has announced that it will prosecute 4 suspects thought to be responsible for the crash of flight MH17.

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19/06/2019 14:30

Source: District Court of The Hague

VIDEO

Location of the trial

Where will the MH17 trial take place and how can you follow the trial? Watch the video.

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19/06/2019 14:30

Source: District Court of The Hague

VIDEO

Trial process

What happens between the decision to start a trial and the first hearing? Watch the video.

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19/06/2019 14:30

Source: District Court of The Hague

NEWS

Senate passes legislation on MH17 trial

On 10 July 2018 the Senate unanimously approved two bills making provision for those accused of the crash of flight MH17 to stand trial in the Netherlands.

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11/07/2018 09:00

Source: District Court of The Hague