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

The reason I ask that is that there is this fixation on Queen's Counsel, which does not recognise or take into recognition the fact that before this tribunal we have had very able counsel, senior counsel, from other jurisdictions who are just as capable and who are willing to work for the remuneration that the Special Court can afford, and I don't understand this fixation with Queen's Counsel. There are counsel from other jurisdictions. They don't go by the title Queen's Counsel, for obvious reasons, but they are just as qualified.

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