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Assessing the gravity threshold under the ICC Statute: Criteria and methods in the light of the Gaza Freedom Flotilla Case

Introduced by Emanuele Cimiotta and Chiara Ragni

  On 6 November 2015, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC), by 3 votes to 2, dismissed the Prosecutor’s appeal against Pre-Trial Chamber I’s ‘Decision on the request of the Union of the Comoros to review the Prosecutor’s decision not to initiate an investigation’ of 16 July...
  Chantal Meloni on Nov 30, 2016

The ICC preliminary examination of the Flotilla situation: An opportunity to contextualise gravity

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  Marco Longobardo on Nov 30, 2016

Factors relevant for the assessment of sufficient gravity in the ICC. Proceedings and the elements of international crimes

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The Russian Constitutional Court’s ruling on Anchugov and Gladkov and the complex relationship of domestic courts with the European Court of Human Rights

Introduced by Serena Forlati* The Russian Constitutional Court’s judgment no 12-P/2016 of 19 April 2016, declining to ensure the execution of the general measures required by ECtHR’s judgment in Anchugov and Glad-kov v Russia on the issue of prisoners’ voting rights, comes at a time where ‘backlashes’ against international courts and tribunals are not infrequent, the...
  Pietro Pustorino on Oct 31, 2016

Russian Constitutional Court and the execution ‘à la carte’ of ECtHR judgments

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  Ivan Kleimenov on Oct 31, 2016

Judgment of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation no 12-P/2016: Refusal to execute judgments of ECHR or the search for compromise between Russian and international law?

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The 13 November 2015 attacks and their aftermath: multilevel responses to terrorism

Introduced by Antonello Tancredi and Paolo Palchetti

  The terrorist attacks that took place on November 13, 2015 in Paris rapidly triggered a multilevel reaction. Internationally, France, as well as other Western Countries have been ready to invoke the right of self-defence as provided for in Article 51 of the UN Charter to justify air strikes against...
  Jean-Christophe Martin on Jan 29, 2016

Les frappes de la France contre l’EIIL en Syrie, à la lumière de la résolution 2249 (2015) du Conseil de sécurité

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  Peter Hilpold on Jan 29, 2016

The evolving right of counter-terrorism: An analysis of SC resolution 2249 (2015) in view of some basic contributions in International Law literature

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The Prevent Strategy: The human rights implications of the United Kingdom’s counter-radicalisation policy

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  QIL-QDI on Jul 21, 2016

Forthcoming

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  QIL-QDI on Jul 21, 2016

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  QIL-QDI on Jul 21, 2016

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