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New Issue: Cambridge International Law Journal

New Issue: Cambridge International Law Journal

New Issue: Cambridge International Law Journal The latest issue of the Cambridge International Law Journal (Vol. 6, no. 2, December 2017) is out. Contents include: CILJ 2017 Conference: Transforming Institutions Jan Klabbers, Transforming institutions: autonomous international organisations in institutional theory Rob van Gestel & Jurgen de Poorter, Supreme administrative courts’ …

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Call for Papers: 16th Brazilian Congress of International Law

Call for Papers: 16th Brazilian Congress of International Law The Academia Brasileira de Direito Internacional has issued a call for papers for the 16th Brazilian Congress of International Law, to take place August 22-25, 2018, in Foz do Iguaçu, under the sponsorship of the Universidade Federal da Integração Latino-Americana and …

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Western Sahara before the CJEU

EJIL

Western Sahara before the CJEU Just a quick heads-up to our readers that yesterday Advocate General Wathelet of the Court of Justice of the EU delivered his opinion in Case C‑266/16, Western Sahara Campaign UK, The Queen v Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs, Secretary of State for  Environment, …

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New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights

International Journal of Human Rights

New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights The latest issue of the International Journal of Human Rights (Vol. 22, no. 2, 2018) is out. Contents include: Sara Bailey, Beyond radical rhetoric: translating structural conceptions of the right to food into concrete demands for change Dominique Clément, Human rights or social …

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New Volume: British Yearbook of International Law

British Yearbook of International Law

New Volume: British Yearbook of International Law The latest volume of the British Yearbook of International Law (Vol. 86, 2015) is out. Contents include: In Memoriam Iain Scobbie, Jean d’Aspremont, & Yenkong Ngangjoh Hodu, Professor Gillian White (1936–2016) Articles Andrew Dickinson, Keeping up Appearances: The Development of Adjudicatory Jurisdiction in …

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Why the New Weapons Amendments (Should) Apply to Non-States Parties

OpiniJuris

Why the New Weapons Amendments (Should) Apply to Non-States Parties by Kevin Jon Heller Although aggression received most of the attention at the Assembly of States Parties (ASP) last month, the ASP also adopted a series of amendments to Art. 8 of the Rome Statute, the war-crimes provision, prohibiting the …

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International Law Relating to Islands

International Law Relating to Islands - Sean D. Murphy

International Law Relating to Islands Sean D. Murphy This monograph considers the application of general rules of international law to islands, as well as special rules focused on islands, notably Article 121 of the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea. Such rules have been applied in several landmark …

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The EU Must Recognize the Palestinian State

Project Syndicate

The EU Must Recognize the Palestinian State Dec 20, 2017 Javier Solana At this point, the best way to encourage Israelis and Palestinians to return to the negotiating table is to work to level the playing field. Because the US clearly won’t do that, the EU must take the lead, …

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Article 18 Mechanism

OpiniJuris

Article 18 Mechanism by Mohammad Hadi Zakerhossein [Dr. Mohammad Hadi Zakerhossein is a Lecturer at Tilburg University.] On 9th November 2017, the Judges at PTC III of the International Criminal Court sprung a great surprise by unsealing an unexpected decision, thereby authorizing the Prosecutor to open a full investigation into …

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