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Appeal against other decisions

Article 82

Appeal against other decisions


1. Either party may appeal any of the following decisions in accordance with the Rules of Procedure and Evidence:

    (a) A decision with respect to jurisdiction or admissibility;

    (b) A decision granting or denying release of the person being investigated or prosecuted;

    (c) A decision of the Pre-Trial Chamber to act on its own initiative under article 56, paragraph 3;

    (d) A decision that involves an issue that would significantly affect the fair and expeditious conduct of the proceedings or the outcome of the trial, and for which, in the opinion of the Pre-Trial or Trial Chamber, an immediate resolution by the Appeals Chamber may materially advance the proceedings.


2. A decision of the Pre-Trial Chamber under article 57, paragraph 3 (d), may be appealed against by the State concerned or by the Prosecutor, with the leave of the Pre-Trial Chamber. The appeal shall be heard on an expedited basis.

3. An appeal shall not of itself have suspensive effect unless the Appeals Chamber so orders, upon request, in accordance with the Rules of Procedure and Evidence.

4. A legal representative of the victims, the convicted person or a bona fide owner of property adversely affected by an order under article 75 may appeal against the order for reparations, as provided in the Rules of Procedure and Evidence.



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