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Justice Richard Goldstone Receives MacArthur Award for International Justice
THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, May 25, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation today honors Justice Richard Goldstone, former Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunals for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia, with the MacArthur Award for International Justice. The Award was presented at a dinner held in The Hague, the international city of peace and justice, which is home to more than 150 international legal organizations and judicial tribunals, including the International Criminal Court and the International Court of Justice. Guests include representatives from the diplomatic and judicial communities, as well as civic and non-profit leaders.