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

We totally disagree with respect, your Honour, for this reason. These matters arose and quite legitimately we have to deal with them. Were we supposed to ignore these two code cables, one of which directly implicates the integrity of these proceedings and this Court? Were we supposed to ignore it and then, when raised on appeal, only to be told, well, you didn't deal with it in a timely fashion. That's what the Prosecution would argue on appeal. So we have a right, and a duty, indeed an obligation to our client to deal with these issues as they arise. And that we have done.

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