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Welcome to the 109th ASIL Annual Meeting: Adapting to a Rapidly Changing World

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Gary J. Shaw

For better or worse, international law is confronting a period of profound change.

Somalia Ratifies Convention on the Rights of the Child (January 20, 2015)

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Monica Moyo

On January 20, 2015, Somalia ratified the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), becoming the 195th s

The Advent of the United Nations Environment Assembly

“We need to act decisively to change humanity's relationship with our planet,” said UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon in Nairobi on June 27, 2014 at the closing session of the first historic meeting of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA).[1]

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19
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2
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Bharat H. Desai
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ICC Prosecutor Releases Report on Investigations from 2014 (December 2, 2014)

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Marina Barakatt

On December 2, 2014, the International Criminal Court’s Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) released a report entit

UN Conference on Trade and Development Releases 2014 Report on Least Developed Countries (November 27, 2014)

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Marina Barakatt

On November 27, 2014, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) released a report, “The L

U.K. Court of Appeal Rules Libyan Man may Sue State Officials in Relation to Extraordinary Rendition (October 30, 2014)

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Marina Barakatt

On October 30, 2014, a U.K. Court of Appeal (the Court) ruled that a Libyan man can sue top U.K.