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Baker v. Carr, 369 U.S. 186 (1962)

U.S. Supreme Court Baker v. Carr, 369 U.S. 186 (1962) Baker v. Carr No. 6 Argued April 19-20, 1961 Set for reargument May 1, 1961 Reargued October 9, 1961 Decided March 26, 1962 369 U.S. 186 APPEAL FROM THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF TENNESSEE   …

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Baker v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1999]

Baker v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1999] 2 S.C.R. 817 Mavis Baker Appellant v. Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Respondent and The Canadian Council of Churches, the Canadian Foundation for Children, Youth and the Law, the Defence for Children International-Canada, the Canadian Council for Refugees, and the Charter …

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US Fourth ICCPR Report, IHRL and IHL

US Fourth ICCPR Report, IHRL and IHL The US Government recently submitted to the Human Rights Committee its fourth periodic report on its compliance with the ICCPR. On the issues near and dear to my heart – the extraterritorial application of the ICCPR and the relationship between IHRL and IHRL …

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Bagilishima case (ICTR-95-1A-T) International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda

International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda Tribunal penal international pour le Rwanda ORIGINAL: ENGLISH TRIAL CHAMBER I Before: Judge Erik M0se, Presiding Judge Asoka de Zoysa Gunawardana Judge Mehmet Guney Registry: Mr Adama Dieng Decision of: 7 June 2001 THE PROSECUTOR Versus IGNACE BAGILISHEMA ICTR-95-1A-T JUDGEMENT The Office of Prosecutor: Ms …

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Aziz v. Republic of Yemen

Neutral Citation Number: [2005] EWCA Civ 745 Case No: A2/200411901 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF JUDICATURE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION) ON APPEAL FROM THE EMPLOYMENT APPEAL TRIBUNAL MR .JUSTICE MITTING (PRESIDING)   Royal Courts of Justice Strand. London. WC2A 2LL 17 June 2005 B e f o r e …

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Azinian v. United Mexican States

Date of dispatch to the parties: November 1, 1999 Before the Arbitral Tribunal constituted under Chapter Eleven of the North American Free Trade Agreement, and comprised of: CASE No. ARB(AF)/97/2 INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR SETTLEMENT OF INVESTMENT DISPUTES (ADDITIONAL FACILITY) B E T W E E N: ROBERT AZINIAN, KENNETH DAVITIAN, …

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In the matter of AY BANK LIMITED (in liquidation)

Neutral Citation Number: [2006] EWHC 830 (Ch) Case No: NO. 73 OF 2006 IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE CHANCERY DIVISION COMPANIES COURT   Royal Courts of Justice Strand, London, WC2A 2LL 12 April 2006 B e f o r e :THE CHANCELLOR OF THE HIGH COURT ____________________ Between: In …

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Iran, The Nuclear Issue & Countermeasures

Iran, The Nuclear Issue & Countermeasures Sahib Singh is a Visiting Lecturer of International Law at the University of Vienna, a Visiting Fellow at the British Institute of International & Comparative Law and a PhD candidate at the University of Cambridge. The legal principles and arguments put forward are addressed …

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Request for Interpretation of the Judgment of 31 March 2004 in the Case concerning Avena and Other Mexican Nationals (Mexico v. United States of America) (Mexico v. United States of America)

  INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE REQUEST FOR INTERPRETATION OF THE JUDGMENT OF 31 MARCH 2004 IN THE CASE CONCERNING AVENA AND OTHER MEXICAN NATIONALS (MEXICO v. UNITED STATES OFAMERICA)  JUDGMENT OF 19 JANUARY 2009 Article 60 of the Statute of the Court — Independent basis of jurisdiction. Conditions on the …

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