The transcripts of the trial of Charles Taylor, former President of Liberia. More…

Your Honour, this is the standard practice in all tribunals for voice distortion measures. The fact that all the microphones are in one room raises the chance of the witness's voice leaking over one of the microphones, so for voice distortion to be effective in all tribunals the microphones of the counsel and the Chamber have to be switched off if the witness is to respond so that voice distortion can take effect.

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