New York.– A Dominican, Olga Herrera Carbuccia, was among five new judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) sworn in at a ceremony held at the seat of the Court in The Hague.
The other judges were Howard Morrison (UK), Anthony T. Carmona (Trinidad and Tobago), Chile Eboe-Osuji (Nigerian) and Robert Fremr (Czech Republic). They were elected at the latest session of the Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute (ASP) in December, 2011, for nine-year terms.
Judge Herrera Carbuccia (1956) has a Doctorate of Law from the University Autónoma of Santo Domingo. She has over 30 years of experience in the judicial function in the fields of criminal law, criminal proceedings and justice administration as Judge and Public Prosecutor.