International Law in Brief

2019 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices Released

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

The U.S.

Special Tribunal for Lebanon Publishes Annual Report

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On March 11, 2020, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon presented its eleventh

ICC Appeals Chamber Rules Gaddafi Case Admissible

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On March 9, 2020, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) unanimously dismissed

I.C.C. Authorizes Investigation into Afghanistan

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On March 5, 2020, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) unanimously authorized the Prosec

U.N. Security Council Ombudsperson Publishes 18th Report on De-listing

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

A report on requests for de-listing from the U.N.

Canadian Supreme Court Permits Suit in Customary Int'l Law Case

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On February 28, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada published its decision on jurisdiction in

UK Court Uses Int'l Environmental Law to Declare Airport Expansion Unlawful

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On February 27, 2020, the Court of Appeal of England and Wales (Civil Division) issued its judgment in Plan B Earth v.

U.S. Supreme Court Interprets "Habitual Residence" Under Hague Convention

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On February 25, 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its judgment in Monasky v.

U.S. Supreme Court: No Civil Rights Cases in U.S. Courts by Foreign Nationals

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On February 25, 2020, the U.S.

ICC Dismisses Al Hassan Appeal of Admissibility Ruling

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On February 19, 2020, the International Criminal Court (ICC) dismissed the appeal of Al Hassan Ag Abdoul Aziz against the Court's September 27, 2019,