International Law in Domestic Courts

U.S. Supreme Court Rules Congress did not Exceed Powers in Allowing Terror Victims Access to Iranian Funds (April 20, 2016)

Author: 
Saiena Shafiezadeh

On April 20, 2016, The U.S.

Russian Constitutional Court Refuses to Implement European Court of Human Rights Decision (April 19, 2016)

Author: 
Saiena Shafiezadeh

On April 19, 2016, the Russian Constitutional Court issued a ruling rejecting the implementat

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Comparative Perspectives on the Judicialization of Foreign Affairs: Adjudication of Military Deployment in National Courts

Author: 
Laura Livingston

Moderating the discussion, Professor Katja Ziegler highlighted that the panel sought to underscore courts’ growing influence in military deployments across the globe.  Panelists in

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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

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Rachel E. VanLandingham

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

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Migrants at Sea: What Role for International Law?

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Ryan Harrington
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New Frontiers in LGBTI Rights

Author: 
Kristina Alayan

Andrew Park is the International Program Director of the Williams Institute at UCLA Law.

German Constitutional Court Rules that Treaty Overrides by National Statutory Law are Permissible under the Constitution (February 12, 2016)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On February 12, 2016, the German Constitutional Court (Court) published a decision confirming that the German legisla