District Court of The Hague

District Court of The Hague The District Court of The Hague ("Rechtbank 's-Gravenhage") is one 19 District Courts in the Netherlands. The Court is made up of sectors including the criminal sector, administrative sector, civil sector, and sub-district sector. The District Court of The Hague additionally hears matters related to international criminal law and international law more generally.

In recent years, the District Court of The Hague has handed down a number of judgements in cases of international significance. These include the cases of Guus Kouwenhoven, Josà Maria Sison and Frans van Anraat.

The judgements and decisions of the Court can be appealed before The Hague Court of Appeal.

Immunity of the United Nations before the Dutch courts