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Mladic Convicted

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Mladic Convicted by Jens David Ohlin The ICTY Trial Chamber announced today its verdict in Prosecutor v. Ratko Mladić and has found the defendant guilty and sentenced him to life in prison. (The judgement summary, which was read aloud in court, is available here. I don’t see a link to …

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The Legality of Pardons in Latin America

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The Legality of Pardons in Latin America by Alonso Gurmendi Dunkelberg [Alonso Gurmendi is Professor of International Law at Universidad del Pacífico, in Peru.] In recent months, most commentaries coming out of South America have focused on the Colombian Peace Agreement with the FARC. There is, however, another post-conflict country …

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New Issue: European Journal of International Law

European Journal of International Law

New Issue: European Journal of International Law The latest issue of the European Journal of International Law (Vol. 28, no. 3, August 2017) is out. Contents include: Editorial JHHW, Those Who Live in Glass Houses …; In this Issue Articles Andrew D Mitchell & James Munro, Someone Else’s Deal: Interpreting …

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Klein et al.: The Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Analysis and Commentary

Klein et al.: The Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Analysis and Commentary

Klein et al.: The Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Analysis and Commentary Daniel Klein (Secretariat, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change), Maria Pia Carazo (Univ. for Peace), Meinhard Doelle (Dalhousie Univ. – Law), Jane Bulmer (Secretariat, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change), & Andrew Higham (Mission 2020) have …

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China’s New World Order?

Project Syndicate

China’s New World Order? Nov 10, 2017 Ramesh Thakur Now that Chinese President Xi Jinping has solidified his position as China’s most powerful leader since Mao Zedong, he will be able to pursue his vision of a China-led international order. But if China wants to enjoy the benefits of regional …

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Ghana v. Côte d’Ivoire: Unilateral Oil Activities in Disputed Marine Areas

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Ghana v. Côte d’Ivoire: Unilateral Oil Activities in Disputed Marine Areas by Xuechan Ma [Xuechan Ma, PhD candidate at Grotius Center for International Legal Studies of Leiden University, the Netherlands, researching on the topic of international cooperation in disputed marine areas; L.L.M. & L.L.B. at Peking University, China. Email: maxuechan …

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Call for Papers: War and Imprisonment

Call for Papers: War and Imprisonment A call for papers has been issued for a conference on “War and Imprisonment,” to take place May 11, 2018, at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Here’s the call: The capture and confinement of human beings has been—and remains—a …

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New Issue: Human Rights Quarterly

Human Rights Quarterly

New Issue: Human Rights Quarterly The latest issue of the Human Rights Quarterly (Vol. 39, no. 4, November 2017) is out. Contents include: Shucheng Wang, Tripartite Freedom of Religion in China: An Illiberal Perspective Rachel Wahl, No Justice, No Peace?: The Police, People of Color, and the Paradox of Protecting …

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Accessing Asylum in Europe

Accessing Asylum in Europe Extraterritorial Border Controls and Refugee Rights under EU Law Violeta Moreno-Lax

Accessing Asylum in Europe Author: Violeta Moreno-Lax ISBN: 9780198701002 Binding: Hardcover Publication Date: 07 November 2017 Price: $125.00 Europe is currently experiencing a so-called “refugee crisis”, demonstrated by millions of displaced people unseen since World War II. This book examines the interface between the EU’s response to irregular flows, in …

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Call for Papers: Cambridge International Law Journal 2018 Conference

Call for Papers: Cambridge International Law Journal 2018 Conference The Cambridge International Law Journal has issued a call for papers for its 2018 Conference. The theme is” “Non-State Actors and International Law.” Here’s the call: The Editors of the Cambridge International Law Journal (CILJ) and the Conference Convenors welcome submissions …

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Zhao: The ICC and China: The Principle of Complementarity and National Implementation of International Criminal Law

Zhao: The ICC and China: The Principle of Complementarity and National Implementation of International Criminal Law

Zhao: The ICC and China: The Principle of Complementarity and National Implementation of International Criminal Law Chenguang Zhao has published The ICC and China: The Principle of Complementarity and National Implementation of International Criminal Law (Duncker & Humblot 2017). Here’s the abstract: A disconnection has historically existed between international and …

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New Issue: Questions of International Law

Questions of International Law

New Issue: Questions of International Law The latest issue of Questions of International Law / Questioni di Diritto Internazionale (no. 43, 2017) is out. Contents include: Coming Soon…? A reappraisal of the legal and ethical implications of Autonomous Weapons Systems (AWS) ahead of the first meeting of the CCW Group …

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