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17 Aug 2017, 1:29 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller Snapshot of two days in the life of the ICC. [read post]
26 Jul 2017, 2:11 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller I have happy news to report: after a groundswell of support, my student Tamara Tamimi has been granted a visa to attend her SOAS graduation. [read post]
22 Jul 2017, 3:05 pm by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller I opened Facebook just now to find the following post from my brilliant student at SOAS, Tamara Tamimi, whose MA dissertation — written under my supervision — received the law school’s award for the best MA dissertation of the year: I am angry, frustrated and sad. [read post]
9 Jul 2017, 1:26 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller Noam Lubell recently published an article in International Law Studies defending the “unwilling or unable” test. [read post]
28 Jun 2017, 7:20 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller As many readers are probably aware, the ACLU is currently bringing an ATS action against the two psychologists, James Mitchell and John Jessen, who allegedly designed and administered the CIA’s torture program. [read post]
23 Jun 2017, 12:06 pm by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller When last we met William Bradford, he had just published an article in the National Security Law Journal (NSLJ) accusing centrist national-security-law professors of treason and advocating prosecuting them for providing material support to terrorists. [read post]
18 Jun 2017, 11:00 pm by Peter Margulies
The threat posed by the Iranian regime was one focus of a recent Academic Exchange (AE) retreat of International Relations specialists and international lawyers. [read post]
15 Jun 2017, 12:07 pm by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller One of the most basic assumption of ICL is that an act cannot be a war crime unless it violates a rule of international humanitarian law (IHL). [read post]
31 May 2017, 2:52 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller Last month, I blogged about the Syria War Crimes Accountability Act of 2017, a bipartisan Senate bill “[t]o require a report on, and to authorize technical assistance for, accountability for war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide in Syria. [read post]
29 May 2017, 6:36 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller I have just finished reading the novel, in which a burned-out former US Attorney joins the ICC to investigate the disappearance, and presumed murder, of 400 Roma in Bosnia. [read post]
12 May 2017, 2:03 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller Last month, Just Security published a long and thoughtful post by Rebecca Ingber with the provocative title “International Law is Failing Us in Syria. [read post]
11 May 2017, 7:04 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller AJIL Unbound has just posted the contributions to a symposium entitled “Revisiting Israel’s Settlements. [read post]
8 May 2017, 10:13 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller Last week, Asaf Lubin offered a compelling post at Just Security wondering why Israel’s repeated attacks on Hezbollah arms shipments in Syria have not received the same kind of jus ad bellum scrutiny as the US’s recent attack on a Syrian airfield. [read post]
5 May 2017, 2:02 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller I had the great honour last week of giving a presentation to ICC member-states about Art. 15bis and Art. 15ter of the aggression amendments — the conditions for the exercise of jurisdiction. [read post]
1 May 2017, 3:20 pm by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller Wilbur Ross, the Secretary of Commerce: Speaking at the Milken Institute Global Conference on Monday, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross recalled the scene at Mar-a-Lago on April 6, when the summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping was interrupted by the strike on Syria. [read post]
20 Apr 2017, 12:46 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller I read Jennifer Trahan’s post yesterday with great interest — but not surprisingly I disagree with it. [read post]
11 Apr 2017, 1:04 pm by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller On Monday, my friend Beth van Schaack posted an excellent analysis at Just Security of the Syria War Crimes Accountability Act of 2017, a bipartisan Senate bill “[t]o require a report on, and to authorize technical assistance for, accountability for war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide in Syria. [read post]
5 Apr 2017, 12:40 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller by Kevin Jon Heller The Loyola of Los Angeles International and Comparative Law Review has just published a special issue on the Nuremberg trials. [read post]
31 Mar 2017, 1:25 am by Kevin Jon Heller
by Kevin Jon Heller In September 2011, Alexander Blackman, a Sergeant in the Royal Marines serving in Afghanistan, executed a Taliban fighter who had been incapacitated by his wounds.This was no spur-of-the-moment killing, as video recovered one year later makes clear. [read post]
28 Mar 2017, 11:55 am
. - Law) has posted Defense Perspectives on Fairness and Efficiency at the International Criminal Court (in The Oxford Handbook on International Criminal Law, Kevin Jon Heller et al. eds., forthcoming). [read post]