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7 Dec 2013, 2:02 pm by Kenneth Anderson
Chris Borgen, law professor at St John’s Law School and Opinio Juris blogger, is a leading expert on the increasingly fraught law-and-geopolitics of Russia’s so-called “near abroad” – particularly today the countries of Ukraine,  Moldova, Armenia, and Georgia. [read post]
23 Oct 2009, 7:06 pm
My Opinio Juris colleague Chris Borgen has a post up commenting on a new paper by Richard Bilder on SSRN on legal issues involved in mining for Helium 3 on the Moon. [read post]
3 Jun 2016, 1:16 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen States and nations are not the same thing. [read post]
22 Jun 2016, 4:54 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen We at Opinio Juris are very proud that our colleague Duncan Hollis of Temple University Law School was elected on June 15 by the General Assembly of the Organization of American States to the Inter-American Juridical Committee, which …serves the Organization as an advisory body on juridical matters of an international nature […] [read post]
3 Jul 2016, 9:38 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen William Gibson, repurposing a Gertrude Stein quip, said about cyberspace “there’s no there, there” capturing the ethos of the internet as a place beyond the physical world of borders and jurisdiction. [read post]
18 Jan 2016, 11:39 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen The Washington Post asks (and answers) the following: When you are a major nuclear power and you want to make a secretive deployment to a faraway ally, what is the first thing you do? [read post]
14 Oct 2015, 3:00 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen The BBC charts the latest back-and-forth between China, the U.S. over the Spratly Islands and, especially, navigation in the South China Sea. [read post]
24 Jun 2016, 10:17 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen As the news of the Brexit vote sinks in, commentators are considering the various longer-term effects. [read post]
11 Jan 2015, 11:39 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen It may be hard to believe, but this week Opinio Juris is celebrating its tenth anniversary. [read post]
24 Jul 2015, 7:44 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen As the fighting in Ukraine continues into its second year, recent reports have variously focused on the promise of a weapons withdrawal and the risk that there is the opening of a new front opening. [read post]
19 Oct 2015, 3:03 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen Professor Laurie Blank of The American Society of International Law’s Lieber Society on the Law of Armed Conflict has sent along the request for submissions for the 2016 Francis Lieber Prize. [read post]
25 Sep 2018, 5:00 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen The start of a new school year is a time for transitions and it is no different for Opinio Juris. [read post]
22 Dec 2015, 8:58 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen Scientific American has published an article by John Wendle on how climate change has spurred the conflict in Syria. [read post]
11 Jul 2017, 6:09 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen Over the next three days we will have an online discussion concerning Gregory Gordon’s new book Atrocity Speech Law: Foundation, Fragmentation, Fruition (Oxford 2017). [read post]
20 Jun 2016, 8:37 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen Emojis: love them or hate them, you can’t seem to get away from them. [read post]
7 Dec 2015, 11:16 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen This week it is our pleasure to host a symposium on Professor Ruti Teitel’s article Transitional Justice and Judicial Activism: A Right to Accountability? [read post]
10 Jun 2015, 9:38 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen In March 2012 An Hertogen and Jessica Dorsey joined Opinio Juris as our first two Assistant Editors. [read post]
9 Jan 2015, 12:51 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen by Chris Borgen Just a quick heads-up that tomorrow, January 10th, is the Tenth Anniversary of Opinio Juris! [read post]