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Problems Concerning the Treatment of War Criminals: (September 25,1944)

Franz Neumann

in Secret Reports on Nazi Germany: The Frankfurt School Contribution to the War Effort

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691134130
eISBN:
9781400846467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691134130.003.0027
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter discusses problems concerning the treatment of war criminals. The report explains that the United Nations have announced as one of their major war aims the prosecution and punishment of ... More


Police Misconduct at the Investigatory Stage

Andrew L-T Choo

in Abuse of Process and Judicial Stays of Criminal Proceedings

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199280834
eISBN:
9780191712876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280834.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines to what extent pre-trial police misconduct may lead to a prosecution being stayed as an abuse of process. It shows that it is possible for a stay of proceedings to be ordered on ... More


Working Frame

Luc Reydams

in Universal Jurisdiction: International and Municipal Legal Perspectives

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199274260
eISBN:
9780191719158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274260.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter outlines an international legal framework for the problem of extraterritorial jurisdiction in general. It begins with the Lotus case of 1927, which remains the only international ... More


The Extraterritorial Application of English Criminal Law

Michael Hirst

in Jurisdiction and the Ambit of the Criminal Law

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199245390
eISBN:
9780191715013
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199245390.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter principally addresses offences committed in other countries, but also discusses the rules of British nationality in so far as these determine who may or may not be subject to ... More


On the Hierarchy between Extradition and Human Rights

Harmen van der Wilt

in Hierarchy in International Law: The Place of Human Rights

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199647071
eISBN:
9780191738999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199647071.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

A requested state will be confronted with conflicting obligations stemming from extradition treaties and treaties on human rights, whenever the applicant faces a real risk that his or her fundamental ... More


Obligations to prevent and punish acts of international terrorism

Kimberley N. Trapp

in State Responsibility for International Terrorism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199592999
eISBN:
9780191729102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592999.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 3 examines the customary and treaty obligations to prevent international terrorism with a view to identifying both the scope of due diligence required for compliance and any difficulties with ... More


The ICTY and its Relationship with National Jurisdictions: Powers, Limits, and Misconceptions

Kimberly Prost

in The Legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199573417
eISBN:
9780191728822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573417.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter explores the relationship between the ICTY and national jurisdictions. It examines the cooperation obligations imposed under Article 29 of the Statute in relation to the gathering of ... More


Confronting the Shadow State: An International Law Perspective on State Organized Crime

Henri Decoeur

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198823933
eISBN:
9780191862649
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198823933.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book examines the rules and mechanisms of international law relevant to the suppression of state organized crime, and provides a normative justification for developing international legal ... More


Thatcher, Reagan, and Northern Ireland

Andrew Sanders

in The Long Peace Process: The United States of America and Northern Ireland, 1960-2008

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781786940445
eISBN:
9781789623826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940445.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The election of Ronald Reagan in 1980 reinforced one of the most famous international alliances, often known as the “special relationship”, and this chapter explores the ways in which Reagan was ... More


The Bush Administration and Northern Ireland as a Local Political Issue

Andrew Sanders

in The Long Peace Process: The United States of America and Northern Ireland, 1960-2008

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781786940445
eISBN:
9781789623826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940445.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The British government welcomed Vice President George HW Bush’s election in 1988 and, predictably, his policy towards Northern Ireland remained consistent throughout his single term in office. In ... More


The Status of International Law in Japan

YUJI IWASAWA

in International Law, Human Rights, and Japanese Law: The Impact of International Law on Japanese Law

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198259121
eISBN:
9780191681905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198259121.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the status and rank of international law in the Japanese legal order and confirms that treaties and customary international law have the force of law and enable litigants to ... More


After Pinochet: Developments on Head of State and Ministerial Immunities

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0028
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines how the important issues of international law relating to jurisdiction and immunity have, since the handing down of Pinochet, been evolving in a variety of leading courts. In ... More


The Soblen Case

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0029
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Dr Robert Soblen was born in Lithuania in 1901 of Jewish parentage. In 1940, shortly before the Soviet annexation of the Baltic States, he, his brothers, and some fourteen other relatives obtained ... More


Extradition, the Right to Life, and the Prohibition Against Cruel and Inhuman Punishment and Treatment

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0044
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In recent years, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) and the Committee on Human Rights (CHR) have each been faced with a common problem: the legality under their respective human rights ... More


The Road to the Aliens Act: The Anarchists Become a Political and Diplomatic Stake

Constance Bantman

in The French Anarchists in London, 1880-1914: Exile and Transnationalism in the First Globalisation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318801
eISBN:
9781846317972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318801.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In spite of their limited numbers and altogether unthreatening character, the international anarchist groups in Britain came to play a significant role in the redefinition of the country's ... More


Ulster unionism and the Irish Constitution, 1970–85

Rory Milhench

in Judges, politics and the Irish Constitution

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526114556
eISBN:
9781526124241
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526114556.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Rory Milhench’s chapter seeks to analyse the nuances in the relationship between Ulster Unionists and successive Irish governments, with particular emphasis on how certain Articles of the Irish ... More


A Hare-Brained, Half-Crazy Man (1873–74)

Scott D. Seligman

in The First Chinese American: The Remarkable Life of Wong Chin Foo

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9789888139897
eISBN:
9789888180745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139897.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter gives an account of how Wong Chin Foo was accused of fraudulently posing as a Chinese government envoy, and shows why the assertion is merely a fabrication. In 1874, Wong penned an ... More


Tackling Money-Laundering and Smuggling: February-December 1990

in A Stone in Spain's Shoe: The Search for a Solution to the Problem of Gibraltar

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853232094
eISBN:
9781846317262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317262.020
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter focuses on efforts to fight cross–border crime. It describes the annual meeting between Spanish and British Foreign Ministers, Francisco Fernández Ordóñez and Douglas Hurd held in Madrid ... More


Dragnet

Craig A. Monson

in Habitual Offenders: A True Tale of Nuns, Prostitutes, and Murderers in Seventeenth-Century Italy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226335339
eISBN:
9780226335476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226335476.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

The chapter describes authorities’ arrest of Carlo Possenti at Segni, where Possenti had arrived as vice duke three months earlier. His captors also confiscated an incriminating Bolognese letter, ... More


‘Trundling’ Unionists into a united Ireland? The power-sharing executive in operation

Sarah Campbell

in Gerry Fitt and the SDLP: 'In a minority of one'

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719096105
eISBN:
9781781708408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096105.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter looks at the period that the Northern Ireland Executive was in power, examining the basis on which the agreement was sold to both communities, the achievements of the Executive while in ... More


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