Practice Relating to Rule 100. Fair Trial Guarantees
Section I. Presence of the accused at the trial
Canada’s LOAC Manual (1999) provides that, in non-international armed conflict, “accused persons have the right to be present at their trial”.
Canada’s LOAC Manual (2001) states in its chapter on non-international armed conflicts: “As a minimum, accused persons: … e. shall have the right to be present at trial”.