Middle East and North Africa

The UN and the Status of Palestine – Disentangling the Legal Issues

Introduction

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15
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26
Author: 
John Cerone
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Special Tribunal for Lebanon Issues Landmark Ruling on Definition of Terrorism and Modes of Participation

Introduction

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15
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6
Author: 
Michael P. Scharf
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ECJ Holds that West Bank Products are Outside Scope of the EU-Israel Association Agreement

Introduction

On February 25, 2010, in its ruling in Brita GmbH v. Hauptzollamt Hamburg-Hafen, the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") ruled on the trade implications of one of the hot-potato issues of international law: the status of the territories occupied by Israel.

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14
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17
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Itzchak Kornfeld
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The Writ Stops Here: No Habeas for Prisoners Held by U.S. Forces in Afghanistan

Introduction

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14
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13
Author: 
Faiza Patel
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The Goldstone Report

Introduction

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13
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16
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David Kaye
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Special Tribunal for Lebanon: The First Orders by the Pre-Trial Judge

I. Introduction

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13
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11
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Antonios Tzanakopoulos
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Is Bagram the New Guantánamo? Habeas Corpus and Maqaleh v. Gates

Introduction

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13
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8
Author: 
Kal Raustiala
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The Iraqi High Tribunal's Dujail Trial Opinion

From October 2005 to July 2006, Saddam Hussein and seven co-defendants were tried for crimes against humanity in the first of several planned trials before the Iraqi High Tribunal (IHT) -- a judicial institution originally created by the Iraqi Interim Governing Council on December 10, 2003, and later approved by the democratically elected Iraqi National Assembly on August 11, 2005.

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10
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34
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Michael P. Scharf & Michael A. Newton
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Some Proportionality Issues Raised by Israel's Use of Armed Force in Lebanon

Introduction

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10
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20
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Frederic L. Kirgis
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Iran and the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty

As has been well documented,[1] the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) some time ago lost confidence that Iran's nuclear program is being carried out exclusively for peaceful purposes as required by the Nuclear Nonproliferation

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10
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13
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Frederic L. Kirgis
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