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Iraqi Special Tribunal: Iraqi Criminal Procedure Code

Published 1971

The Iraqi Criminal Procedure Code Number 23 of 1971 was published in the Iraqi official gazette (Alwaqai Aliraqiya) on May 31, 1971. The code supplemented the Iraqi Special Tribunal procedural law and Rules of Procedures, in the Saddam Hussein trial.

The Law Library of Congress collected documentation and background on the trial for future international law cases; the library provides access to the original material in Arabic and to unofficial English translations.


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