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Defending the Society of States: Why America Opposes the International Criminal Court and its Vision of World Society

Jason Ralph

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199214310
eISBN:
9780191706615
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199214310.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book is among the first to address the issues raised by the International Criminal Court from an International Relations perspective. By clearly outlining a theoretical framework to interpret ... More


International Society—The Duty Either to Extradite or Prosecute

Jason Ralph

in Defending the Society of States: Why America Opposes the International Criminal Court and its Vision of World Society

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199214310
eISBN:
9780191706615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199214310.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter follows on from the previous by exploring how the pluralist – solidarist distinction at the heart of English School inquiry manifests itself in the question of whether states have a ... More


Prosecution of Human Rights Violations under Customary International Law

Anja Seibert-Fohr

in Prosecuting Serious Human Rights Violations

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199569328
eISBN:
9780191721502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199569328.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Criminal Law and Criminology

While the previous part of the book considers treaty law this chapter turns to the question of whether customary international law provides for a duty to prosecute serious human rights violations. It ... More


Peremptory Norms and the Allocation of Jurisdiction to States

Alexander Orakhelashvili

in Peremptory Norms in International Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199546114
eISBN:
9780191712203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546114.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter focuses on universal criminal jurisdiction and duty to prosecute serious international crimes as incidences of jus cogens, and expands on the available evidence. Universal civil ... More


International texts

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/9780199274260.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter examines universal jurisdiction in international texts. It distinguishes between multilateral conventions, resolutions from intergovernmental bodies, and official drafts and studies. ... More


Universal Jurisdiction

Bruce Broomhall

in International Justice and the International Criminal Court: Between Sovereignty and the Rule of Law

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199274246
eISBN:
9780191719585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274246.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter outlines the present state of universal jurisdiction over the ‘core crimes’ of international criminal law, and situates it within the overall development of that law. It argues that if ... More


Extraterritorial Jurisdiction for International Crimes

Alejandro Chehtman

in The Philosophical Foundations of Extraterritorial Punishment

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199603404
eISBN:
9780191725173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603404.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter provides a fresh look at the issues of international and universal jurisdiction, i.e., at the theoretical explanation for the scope of the jurisdiction of the International Criminal ... More


Doctrine

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/9780199274260.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter presents the principal scholarly views on universal jurisdiction, including drafts, reports, and resolutions of international learned bodies and conferences. The universality principle ... More


Senegal

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/9780199274260.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter discusses universal jurisdiction in Senegal. The chapter is organized as follows. Section A presents a tour d’horizon of the ambit of the country’s criminal law. It then considers the ... 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 United States of America

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/9780199274260.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter discusses universal jurisdiction in the United States. The chapter is organized as follows. Section A presents a tour d’horizon of the ambit of the country’s criminal law. It then ... More


Joint Separate Opinion of Judges Higgins, Kooijmans, and Buergenthal Arrest Warrant of 11 April 2000 (Democratic Republic of the Congo v Belgium), Judgment

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/9780198262350.003.0092
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In its judgment, the International Court of Justice says nothing on the question of whether — quite apart from the status of Mr. Yerodia at the relevant time — the Belgian magistracy was entitled ... More


The Netherlands

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/9780199274260.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter discusses universal jurisdiction in the Netherlands. The chapter is organized as follows. Section A presents a tour d’horizon of the ambit of the country’s criminal law. It then ... More


Conclusions

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/9780199274260.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter begins with a brief discussion of the three groups of municipal laws providing for universal jurisdiction. It then considers cases in which States exercised universal jurisdiction to ... More


Spain

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/9780199274260.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter discusses universal jurisdiction in Spain. The chapter is organized as follows. Section A presents a tour d’horizon of the ambit of the country’s criminal law. It then considers the ... More


Extraterritorial Jurisdiction over Municipal Crimes

Alejandro Chehtman

in The Philosophical Foundations of Extraterritorial Punishment

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199603404
eISBN:
9780191725173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603404.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter critically examines the principles that ground extraterritorial criminal jurisdiction over domestic offences under international law. It argues that the reasons that account for a state ... 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


Techniques of Interaction of International Jus Cogens with National Law

Alexander Orakhelashvili

in Peremptory Norms in International Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199546114
eISBN:
9780191712203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546114.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter reflects on different modes of how international jus cogens can be received into, or have its effect excluded from, national legal systems. Premised on strict separation between national ... More


France

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/9780199274260.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter discusses universal jurisdiction in France. The chapter is organized as follows. Section A presents a tour d’horizon of the ambit of the country’s criminal law. It then considers the ... More


Germany

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/9780199274260.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter discusses universal jurisdiction in Germany. The chapter is organized as follows. Section A presents a tour d’horizon of the ambit of the country’s criminal law. It then considers the ... More


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