Title: Conflict Security and Development Series Spring 2010: Prosecuting Genocide, War Crimes, and Crimes against Humanity: The Weaknesses and Strengths of International Justice
Publication Date: 02/04/10
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Prosecuting Genocide, War Crimes, and Crimes against Humanity: The Weaknesses and Strengths of International Justice. Jennifer Trahan, assistant clinical professor, Center for Global Affairs There are now a variety of international, hybrid, and domestic tribunals prosecuting genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity. How well does each work? Are they prosecuting crimes correctly? What are the strengths and weaknesses of the current system? This talk gives an overview of the work of the International Criminal Tribunals for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia, the International Criminal Court, the Special Court for Sierra Leone, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, as well as the Iraqi High Tribunal (a domestic Iraqi tribunal).
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