Gerard Horton is a lawyer and co-founder of Military Court Watch. Gerard has focused on the issue of children detained by the Israeli military and prosecuted in military courts for the past thirteen years. Prior to work with Military Court Watch, he practiced as a barrister at the Sydney bar specializing in commercial and criminal cases.
Military Court Watch scrutinizes the treatment of Palestinian children in the Israeli military courts. It monitors and documents the treatment of Palestinian children from the moment of their arrest until their final release. This process involves the collection of testimonies from affected children and their families, as well as assessing developments within the military legal system.