Essays about: "the International Criminal Court"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 63 essays containing the words the International Criminal Court.

  1. 1. Trivialising Through Trial. The Victim-Perpetrator in International Criminal Law.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Johan Lindberg; [2017-04-10]
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    Abstract : This thesis encircles the Ongwen case currently pending in the International Criminal Court. The thesis develops a number of theoretical observations, focusing on the unique character of this case in terms of a ‘victim-perpetrator’ perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Law over mind, and body? A study of the debate and aftermath of the abortion travels to Poland in 1965 and the case of a midwife invoking her conscience in 2017

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Mathilda Tarandi; [2017]
    Keywords : international human rights law; legal history; law; freedom of conscience; abortion; criminal law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis orbits around the changes in the Swedish abortion laws during the last century, and the relation to religion. The aim is to make visible the values enshrined in the first abortion law, and those in the current abortion law, as the legislation made a volte-face in the 1970’s. Today, abortion is a right and the state is the duty-bearer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Corporate Criminal Liability in International Criminal Law "ex nihilo nihil fit"

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Armina Savanovic; [2017]
    Keywords : Corporate Criminal Liability; Criminal Law; International Criminal Law; STL; ICC; ICTY; ICTR; Jurisdiction; Universal Jurisdiction; Sanctions for Legal Persons; International Human Rights Law; Human Rights; Atrocity Crimes; Genocide; Crimes Against Humanity; Grave Crimes; Theory of Identification; Vicarious Liability; Corporate Complicity; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Nuremberg Charter introduced corporate criminal liability into international law and the great American Chief Prosecutor Justice Robert Jackson gave a promise that any legal person who commits crimes prescribed by international law shall be prosecuted and punished according to international criminal law. However, during this period of time, a corporation was never prosecuted per se as the sitting judges did not seem to have the will to dwell on the establishment of the elements of crime that needed to be satisfied in order to impute criminal liability on a corporate body. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Gatekeeper of the ICC : Prosecutorial strategies for selecting situations and cases at the International Criminal Court

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Lovisa Bådagård; [2016]
    Keywords : international criminal law; International Criminal Court; international prosecutors; prosecutorial strategy;

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  5. 5. Justice and Politics – The ICC’s territorial jurisdiction over occupied Palestinian territory

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Jack Parsland; [2016]
    Keywords : International Law; Folkrätt; Criminal Law; Straffrätt; ICC; Jurisdiction; Israel; Palestine; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The subject of this thesis concerns the ICC’s jurisdiction over the occupied Palestinian territories, a question actualised in recent years due to the Palestinian ICC membership. The thesis is mainly conducted through a traditional legal dogmatic method, the exception being the historical background. READ MORE