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    World Still On 20 Years Jail, Ex-First Lady Prepares For Second Trial

    Ivory Coast’s former first lady Simone Gbagbo will be tried for crimes against humanity starting Tuesday, having already been jailed for 20 years for her part in 2010’s post-electoral violence. The wife of former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo is currently being held in Abidjan after being...
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    World Supreme Court Rejects Ex-First Lady's Appeal Over Election Violence

    Ivory Coast’s supreme court has rejected former first lady Simone Gbagbo’s appeal against a 20-year sentence over her role in the violence that followed the 2010 elections that her husband Laurent Gbagbo lost, her lawyer, Rodrigue Dadje said. Simone Gbagbo, currently being held in Abidjan, was...
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    World 66-yr Old Sentenced Ivorian Ex-First Lady Getting 'Fair Trial'

    66-year old wife of former Ivorian President, Simone Gbagbo yesterday attended the opening hearing of her trial on charges against humanity for her alleged role in the 2010 electoral violence in the country. This was at the courtroom of Abidjan on Monday. The “Iron Lady” is already serving a...