Kaing Guek Eav sentenced to life imprisonment by the Supreme Court Chamber

In its decision an appeals, the Supreme Court Chamber sentenced KAING Guek Eav alias Duch to life imprisonment, the maximum sentence available under the law, for crimes against humanity and grave breaches of the 1949 Geneva Conventions. The handing down of the appeals judgement marked the completion of Case 001.

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