Democracy, Governance, and Rule of Law

UN Security Council Ends Thirteen-Year Sanctions Regime Against Liberia (May 25, 2016)

Author: 
Douglas Cantwell

On May 25, 2016, the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 2288 terminatin

European Court of Human Rights Rules U.K. Authorities Did not Fail in Obligation to Conduct an Effective Investigation into Fatal Shooting in London Underground (March 30, 2016)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On March 30, 2016, the European Court of Human Rights ruled in Armani Da

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A Critical Assessment of Reparation in International Law

Author: 
Laura Livingston

Donald Francis Donovan of Debevoise & Plimpton’s International Disputes Group moderated the panel, which addressed various approaches to implementing reparations for states’ in

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Human Rights Cities

Author: 
Kirsteen Shields

Professor Tara Melish, SUNY Buffalo Law School, introduced the human rights cities movement as giving local definition and embodiment to human rights.

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Shifting Rules for Intelligence in International Law

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Rachel E. VanLandingham
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New Voices: Conflict, Accountability, and Justice

Author: 
Maggie Gardner

A panel of new scholars explored what the next generation of international criminal law will look like. Professor Beth Van Schaack, Stanford Law School, convened the panel and mode

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Grotius Lecture: The Challenges to International Law in the 21st Century

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Amy Porges
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The Classification of Torture and the Continuing Impact of 9/11

Author: 
Rachel E. VanLandingham

The moderator, Alka Pradhan, Guantanamo Bay Military Commissions, U.S.