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Peace and Justice?: The Contribution of International Judicial Processes to Peacebuilding

Robert C. Johansen

in Strategies of Peace

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195395914
eISBN:
9780199776801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395914.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the complex interplay between international judicial processes and peace. Johansen engages the debate on international judicial activism, evaluating specific cases, especially ... More


State Withdrawals from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal CourtSouth Africa, Burundi, and The Gambia

Manisuli Ssenyonjo

in The International Criminal Court and Africa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810568
eISBN:
9780191847837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810568.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

In 2016, African leaders’ growing discontent with the work of the International Criminal Court in Africa culminated in the unexpected withdrawal of three African states parties from the ICC. This ... More


Trying Sitting Heads of State: The African Union versus the ICC in the and Cases

Paola Gaeta and Patryk I Labuda

in The International Criminal Court and Africa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810568
eISBN:
9780191847837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810568.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The issue of the exercise of the International Criminal Court’s (ICC) jurisdiction over sitting heads of state is one of the major bones of contention in the tense relationship between the ICC and ... More


Operationalizing the Complementarity Principle: The Case for a Differentiated Standard in Kenya’s Post-Electoral Violence

Benson Chinedu Olugbuo

in The International Criminal Court and Africa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810568
eISBN:
9780191847837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810568.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The chapter discusses the political and legal developments in Kenya, where President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta and Deputy President William Samoei Ruto were until recently facing ICC indictments for ... More


The Place of the African Criminal Court in the Prosecution of Serious Crimes in Africa

Charles Chernor Jalloh

in The International Criminal Court and Africa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810568
eISBN:
9780191847837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810568.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

In June 2014, the African Union adopted the first treaty that would establish an unprecedented regional court with a combined jurisdiction over criminal, human rights, and general matters. The ... More


The Implementation of the Proprio Motu Authority of the Prosecutor in Africa

Manisuli Ssenyonjo

in The International Criminal Court and Africa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810568
eISBN:
9780191847837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810568.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The chapter argues that some of the criticism against the use of proprio motu powers is justified, particularly in respect of selectivity, given that other situations outside Africa were not ... More


Introduction

Yvonne McDermott

in Fairness in International Criminal Trials

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198739814
eISBN:
9780191802782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739814.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter provides some context on fairness in international criminal trials. It discusses the establishment of the international criminal tribunals and the growth of international criminal ... More


Presence of the Accused: Right or Duty?: The Art of Interpretation in a Tense Political Climate

Dire D Tladi

in The International Criminal Court and Africa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810568
eISBN:
9780191847837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810568.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines the legal and political debates concerning the presence of the accused during trial in relation to the International Criminal Court’s involvement with the Kenya situation, and ... More


The African Union and Universal Jurisdiction

Martin Mennecke

in The International Criminal Court and Africa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810568
eISBN:
9780191847837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810568.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Universal jurisdiction permits states to investigate and prosecute perpetrators of certain widely condemned offences, irrespective of whether they possess any of the traditional territorial, ... More


The Development of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice in Africa from Pre-Colonial Rule to the Present Day

Kebreab Isaac Weldesellasie

in The International Criminal Court and Africa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810568
eISBN:
9780191847837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810568.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines the development of criminal law and substantive, procedural, and relevant institutions on the African continent from antiquity to the present day. It demonstrates the existence ... More


Audience-Based Authority in Politics

Sarah S. Stroup and Wendy H. Wong

in The Authority Trap: Strategic Choices of International NGOs

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501702143
eISBN:
9781501709777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702143.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Our conclusion revisits the main findings in this study, but since we are hopeful that our authority framework travels to other parts of IR, we discuss extensions of and exceptions to the authority ... More


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