Webpages tagged with «Criminal law»

Published Nov. 17, 2017 3:06 PM

Book review by Juan Pablo Pérez León Acevedo of The Legitimacy of International Criminal Tribunals, edited by Nobuo Hayashi and Cecilia Bailliet, CUP, 2017

The sign outside the International Criminal Court
Published Oct. 27, 2017 3:00 PM

In April more than 30 people were killed by a chemical weapon attack in Syria. Despite clear evidence that serious international crimes have been committed, and despite numerous calls to hold those responsible to account, the international criminal justice system seems, at present at least, to be impotent.

Three fighters, seen as shadows, holding weapons in the sunset.
Published Oct. 27, 2017 2:59 PM

Female foreign fighters are framed as delusional, emotionally unstable, and naïve jihadi brides in search of a husband. This narrative can be dangerous, explains Ester Strømmen at PluriCourts.

Published Oct. 17, 2017 8:57 AM

Monograph by postdoctoral fellow Joanna Nicholson published with Routledge (2018). Access the book.

Picture of the presenters at the colloquium, standing in front of a bookshelf.
Published Sep. 27, 2017 1:32 PM

On the 21st of September, PluriCourts, with generous funding from the Norwegian Research Council and Lovsamlingsfondet, brought together young researchers from around the world for the first postgraduate colloquium on the frontiers of international environmental law. Topics from the creation of a court for the environment, to prosecuting the crime of ecocide at the ICC, to the legal consequences of space debris were discussed.

Published Sep. 25, 2017 11:46 AM

Research assistant, Ester Strømmen, discussed her research on female foreign fighters on Radio Nova, Oslo University's student radio station.

Published Sep. 22, 2017 9:44 AM

Ester Strømmen, Inger Skjelsbæk and Åsne Seierstad discuss the role of women in wars and armed conflicts in an interview for Kjønnsavdelingen.

Published Sep. 13, 2017 3:26 PM

This workshop will bring together scholars of philosophy, political theory and legal theory who study one or more regional and international courts and tribunals (ICs).

Published Sep. 12, 2017 2:43 PM

Kjersti Lohne, Postdoctoral Fellow, shares her view on the detention of 9/11 suspects at Guantanamo Bay detention facility.

Published Sep. 11, 2017 11:50 AM

ICL lunch with Dr. Fidelma Donlon, Registrar at the Kosovo Specialist Chambers.

Published Sep. 5, 2017 7:58 AM

PluriCourts seminar with Fulbright scholar Jacqueline McAllister.

Published Aug. 29, 2017 1:18 PM

Research assistant at PluriCourts, Ester Strømmen, discussed her work on 'Jihadi Brides' on Norwegian National Radio - NRK P2 - Verdibørsen.

Published Aug. 22, 2017 12:00 AM

PluriCourts is happy to welcome Jacqueline McAllister, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Kenyon College, as a Fulbright fellow for the academic year 2017/18. McAllister will join the international criminal law team.

Published Aug. 18, 2017 10:43 AM

International Criminal Law lunch with Professor Jeremy Sarkin (University of South Africa, Pretoria, and NOVA University Lisbon, Portugal) on the planned international criminal law Chamber at the African Court of Justice and Human Rights.

Published Aug. 4, 2017 10:36 AM

Article by Postdoctoral Fellow Juan Pablo Pérez León Acevedo in the International Criminal Law Review Vol. 17(3).

Published July 31, 2017 11:20 AM

Special Issue of the International Criminal Law Review (Volume 17), edited by Postdoctoral Fellow Joanna Nicholson.

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Published July 24, 2017 11:58 AM

Special Issue of the American University International Law Review (Vol. 32, Issue 3) edited by Susana SáCouto.

The special issue is the result of a Conference co-organized by PluriCourts, American Bar Association (ABA) Rule of Law Initiative, the American Society of International Law, and the American Red Cross.

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Published June 27, 2017 10:48 AM

ICL lunch with Tanja E.A. Czelusniak presenting whether forced marriage is a separate crime against humanity.

Published May 30, 2017 3:05 PM

PluriCourts seminar with postdoctoral fellow Silje Aambø Langvatn.

Published May 19, 2017 9:53 AM

The International Criminal Law group at PluriCourts regularly provides updates on news, blog posts and issues related to international criminal tribunals. Here are the updates from week 20, 2017.

Published May 12, 2017 9:45 AM

The International Criminal Law group at PluriCourts regularly provides updates on news, blog posts and issues related to international criminal tribunals. Here are the updates from week 19, 2017.

Published May 5, 2017 11:26 AM

Cambridge Academic Books has interviewed Professor Bailliet about the recently published book "The Legitimacy of International Criminal Tribunals."