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

Of course, Your Honour, we are aware of the Trial Chamber's finding in that respect. We are aware of it. And we are not seeking at all to relitigate that issue. But I made it plain in introducing that particular topic that we remain consistent in our approach.

Now, even though this is a sentencing exercise, it doesn't mean that the Defence necessarily must, in order to mitigate, relinquish all aspects of their case. In our submission, that is not required. And so we may disagree with the finding of the Court, but in our submission that has no moment so far as sentencing is concerned.

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