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

Of course. Your Honour, my learned friend was purporting to state that everything was hunky-dory, everything was dandy, perfect, as far as the facilities of the Defence. My learned friend is one that opened the door and said that we have a local investigator and we have an international investigator and the Court's done everything it can. But Principal Defender is not a whining Defence lawyer, your Honour. The Principal Defender, who is charged as the most senior official of the Court -- in the Registry with the legal aid and charged with the responsibility for giving adequate facilities and resources, has said he is being hampered in fulfilling his mandate. That is a matter that, in my respectful submission, should give any reasonable court pause for thought. It's a matter, in my respectful submission --

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