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Applicable penalties

Article 77

Applicable penalties


1. Subject to article 110, the Court may impose one of the following penalties on a person convicted of a crime referred to in article 5 of this Statute:

    (a) Imprisonment for a specified number of years, which may not exceed a maximum of 30 years; or

    (b) A term of life imprisonment when justified by the extreme gravity of the crime and the individual circumstances of the convicted person.


2. In addition to imprisonment, the Court may order:

    (a) A fine under the criteria provided for in the Rules of Procedure and Evidence;

    (b) A forfeiture of proceeds, property and assets derived directly or indirectly from that crime, without prejudice to the rights of bona fide third parties.



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