Thursday, Apr. 01, 2010

Richard Goldstone

Age: 72
Occupation: International jurist
Previous TIME 100 Appearances: 0

The respected former South African Constitutional Court judge led an independent fact-finding commission created by the United Nations to investigate international law and human rights violations during Israel's Operation Cast Lead in Gaza during the winter of 2008-2009. The Goldstone Report accused both Israel and Hamas of committing deliberate war crimes.