Anton’s Weekly International Law Digest, Vol. 4, No. 8 (9 July 2013)

Anton’s Weekly International Law Digest

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Vol. 4, No. 8
(9 July 2013)

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Contents

I. SSRN Legal Scholarship Network/bepress Legal Repository/NELLCO Legal Scholarship Repository/Publishers Advances
II. Books
III. Journals
IV. Cases
V. Blogs/Comment/Reviews (select items)
VI. Gray Literature (select items)
VII. Documents/Negotiations (select items)
VIII. Press Releases/Newsletters (select items)
IX. Media (select sources/select items)

I. SSRN Legal Scholarship Network/bepress Legal Repository/NELLCO Legal Scholarship Repository/Publishers Advances

 ·       North Korean Asylum Seekers and Dual NationalityInternational Journal of Refugee Law – recent issues by Wolman, A.

 

·       The Internal Protection Alternative Under European Union Law: Examining the Recast Qualification DirectiveInternational Journal of Refugee Law – recent issues by Eaton, J.

 

·       Does IHL Prohibit the Forced Displacement of Civilians during War?International Journal of Refugee Law – recent issues by Cantor, D. J.

 

·       ‘One Hell of a Killing Machine’: Signature Strikes and International LawJournal of International Criminal Justice – recent issues by Heller, K. J.

 

·       A Global Battlefield?: Drones and the Geographical Scope of Armed ConflictJournal of International Criminal Justice – recent issues by Lubell, N., Derejko, N.

 

·       State Responsibility Beyond Borders: What Legal Basis for Italy’s Push-backs to Libya?International Journal of Refugee Law – recent issues by Giuffre, M.

 

·       Where Disability and Displacement Intersect: Asylum Seekers and Refugees with DisabilitiesInternational Journal of Refugee Law – recent issues by Crock, M., Ernst, C., AO, R. M.

 

·       Addressing Internal Displacement through National Laws and Policies: A Plea for a Promising Means of ProtectionInternational Journal of Refugee Law – recent issues by Schrepfer, N.

 

·       What is an ‘absolute right’? Deciphering Absoluteness in the Context of Article 3 of the European Convention on Human RightsHuman Rights Law Review – recent issues by Mavronicola, N.

 

·       Yordanova and Others v Bulgaria: The Influence of the Social Right to Adequate Housing on the Interpretation of the Civil Right to Respect for One’s HomeHuman Rights Law Review – recent issues by Remiche, A.

 

·       Religion and Legal Spaces–In Gods we Trust; in the Church we Trust, but need to VerifyHuman Rights Law Review – recent issues by McGoldrick, D.

 

·       Cyber Attacks: Unlawful Uses of Force or Prohibited Interventions?Journal of Conflict and Security Law – recent issues by Buchan, R.

 

·       Cyber Security without Cyber WarJournal of Conflict and Security Law – recent issues by O’Connell, M. E.

 

·       Cyber War and International LawJournal of Conflict and Security Law – recent issues by Buchan, R., Tsagourias, N.

 

·       Germany v. Italy and the Limits of Horizontal Enforcement: Some Reflections from a United States PerspectiveJournal of International Criminal Justice – recent issues by Keitner, C. I.

 

·       Germany v. Italy and the Territorial Tort Exception: Walking the TightropeJournal of International Criminal Justice – recent issues by Dickinson, A.

 

·       State Immunity and Human Rights: Is There a Future after Germany v. Italy?Journal of International Criminal Justice – recent issues by McGregor, L.

 

·       Corporate ‘Care’ and Climate Change: Implications for bank practice and government policy in the United States and Australiabepress Law Collection by Megan E. Bowman Dr.

 

·       Article 2(7) Revisited: The Post-Cold War Security CouncilVillanova University School of Law by Ruth Gordon

 

·       The Privatization of ApartheidVillanova University School of Law by Ruth Gordon

 

·       The Environmental Implications of China’s Engagement with Sub-Saharan AfricaVillanova University School of Law by Ruth Gordon

 

·       United Nations Intervention in Internal Conflicts: Iraq, Somalia, and beyondVillanova University School of Law by Ruth Gordon

 

·       Humanitarian Intervention by the United Nations: Iraq, Somalia, and HaitiVillanova University School of Law by Ruth Gordon

 

·       Some Legal Problems with TrusteeshipVillanova University School of Law by Ruth Gordon

 

·       International Criminal Law as JusticeJournal of International Criminal Justice – recent issues by Robinson, D.

 

·       Uruguay Starts Convention 108’s Global Journey with Accession: Toward a Global Privacy Treaty?bepress Law Collection by Graham Greenleaf

 

·       China Expands Data Protection through 2013 Guidelines: A ‘Third Line’ for Personal Information Protection (With a Translation of the Guidelines)bepress Law Collection by Graham Greenleaf et al.

 

·       A Great Divide between Current and Preferred Practice? Survey SaysThe ACICA News, June 2013 – Kyle D. Dickson-Smith  – The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – Date Posted: July 08, 2013

 

·       What Kind of Life? Why the Canadian Charter’s Guarantees of Life and Security of the Person Should Include the Right to a Healthy Environment22 Tulane Journal of International & Comparative Law, Forthcoming – Catherine Jean Archibald  – J.D./L.L.B.
Date Posted: July 08, 2013

 

·       What Kind of Life? Why the Canadian Charter’s Guarantees of Life and Security of the Person Should Include the Right to a Healthy Environment22 Tulane Journal of International & Comparative Law, Forthcoming – Catherine Jean Archibald  – J.D./L.L.B. – Date Posted: July 08, 2013

 

·       The Stateless Tebu of Libya?Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 010/2013 – Laura van Waas – Statelessness Programme – Tilburg Law School – Date Posted: July 07, 2013

·       Connectivity: Is the EU’s Natura 2000 Network Only an Ecological Network on Paper?Proceedings of Conference, Antwerp 12-13 December 2012. 20 Years of Habitats Directive: European Wildlife’s Best Hope?, Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 08/2013, – Jonathan M. Verschuuren – Tilburg University – Center for Transboundary Legal Development – Date Posted: July 07, 2013

 

·       Bridging the Gap: Sustainable Development, Technology Transfer and the Market in the Age of Climate Change: Strengthening the Case for Global Co-OperationInna Amesheva – University of Birmingham – Date Posted: July 07, 2013

 

·       The Influence of Non-National Law on Domestic Law: Inspiration, Integration, and the Imposition of StandardsMarcelo Dias Varella – University Center of Brasilia – Date Posted: July 07, 2013

 

·       Are Private Actors Able to Produce Law?Marcelo Dias Varella – University Center of Brasilia – Date Posted: July 07, 2013

 

·       Prevention Obligations in International Environmental LawYearbook of International Environmental Law, Forthcoming, Amsterdam Center for International Law No. 2013-12, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2013-37 – Ilias Plakokefalos – University of Amsterdam  – Date Posted: July 07, 2013

 

·       Global Land Grabbing: A European Self-CritiqueTomaso Ferrando – Sciences Po Law School  – Date Posted: July 06, 2013

 

·       Sovereignty, Human Rights and the Global Land GrabJubril Agbolade Shittu  – Babcock University – Date Posted: July 06, 2013

 

·       Regulatory Capabilities: A Normative Framework for Assessing the Distributional Effects of RegulationColumbia Public Law Research Paper No. 13-354 – Fabrizio Cafaggi and Katharina Pistor – European University Institute – Department of Law (LAW) and Columbia University School of Law – Date Posted: July 06, 2013

 

·       Public Interest, Mandatory Condition for Access to Courts, According to Article 8 of Law No. 554/2004 of the Contentious Administrative: Analysis from the Perspective of Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights and of Article 52 of the Romanian ConstitutionAnnals Magazine of Titu Maiorescu University, June 2012 – Mihaela Constantinescu – National School of Political and Administrative Studies – Date Posted: July 06, 2013

 

·       Human Rights Frames in IP ContestsBalancing Wealth and Health: Global Administrative Law and the Battle over In tellectual Property and Access to Medicines in Latin America. Rochelle Dreyfuss & César Rodríguez-Garavito, eds. (2013), – Molly Land  – University of Connecticut School of Law – Date Posted: July 05, 2013

 

·       Exposing the Exclusionary Essence of Large-Scale Investments in Sub-Saharan Land
Tomaso Ferrando  – Sciences Po Law School – Date Posted: July 05, 2013

 

·       The Limits of Responsibility: Liability for Damage in the Deep Seabed?F.Pazartzis, P.Merkouris (eds.) Future Challenges to State Responsibility (Brill/Martinus Nijhoff, Forthcoming), Amsterdam Center for International Law No. 2013-11, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2013-36 – Ilias Plakokefalos – University of Amsterdam  – Date Posted: July 05, 2013

 

·       Challenges to Forum Non ConveniensNew York University Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP), Vol. 45, No. 3, 2013, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-21
Ronald A. Brand – University of Pittsburgh – School of Law – Date Posted: July 05, 2013

 

·       Dream Palaces of Law: Western Constructions of the Muslim Legal WorldHastings International and Comparative Law Review, Vol. 32, 2009 – Haider Ala Hamoudi  – University of Pittsburgh – School of Law – Date Posted: July 05, 2013

 

·       Repugnancy in the Arab WorldWillamette Law Review, Vol. 48:427, 2012 – Haider Ala Hamoudi – University of Pittsburgh – School of Law – Date Posted: July 05, 2013

 

·       Perceptions of the European Concept of Sovereignty of the Russian Judicial Community: Problems of Implementation of ECHR Decisions in the Russian FederationInternational Journal for Legal Research “The Lawyer Quarterfly”, No. 2, 2013 – Yaroslav Valerievich Antonov – Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) – Date Posted: July 05, 2013

·       Staatsverbrechen und Internationale Justiz (State Crimes and International Criminal Tribunals)Archiv des Völkerrechts, Vol. 45, Issue 3, pp. 382-399 (2007), – Oliver Diggelmann  – University of Zurich – Faculty of Law – Date Posted: July 04, 2013

 

·       Funding Global HealthHealth and Human Rights, Vol. 15, No. 1 (June 2013) – Sophie E. Smyth and Anna F. Triponel – Temple University – James E. Beasley School of Law and Public International Law & Policy Group – Date Posted: July 04, 2013

 

·       Evolution of U.S. Climate PolicyGlobal Climate Change and U.S. Law, American Bar Association, Second Edition, 2013, Forthcoming, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-38 – John C. Dernbach and Robert Altenburg – Widener University – School of Law and PA Department of Environmental Protection – Date Posted: July 04, 2013

 

·       Norms of Consultation with Indigenous Peoples: Decentralization of International Law Formation or Reinforcement of States’ Role?“International Law in the New Age of Globalization”, 267-86 (Andrew Byrnes, Mika Hayashi & Christopher Michaelsen eds., 2013), Forthcoming – Dwight G. Newman  – University of Saskatchewan College of Law – Date Posted: July 04, 2013

 

·       Implementing the 2005 Hague Convention: The EU Magnet and the US CentrifugeA chapter in ENTRE BRUSELAS Y LA HAYA, ESTUDIOS SOBRE LA UNIFICACIÓN INTERNACIONAL Y REGIONAL DEL DERECHO INTERNATIONAL PRIVADO: LIBER AMICORUM ALEGRÍA BORRÁS 267 (Joaquim Forner Delaygua, Cristina Gonzalez Beilfuss, & Ramon Vinas Farre, eds., Marcial Pons 2013), U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-20, – Ronald A. Brand  – University of Pittsburgh – School of Law – Date Posted: July 04, 2013

 

·       Beyond the ‘Toolbox’: Addressing Dilemmas of the Global and the Local in Transitional JusticeDustin N. Sharp  – University of San Diego – School of Peace Studies – Date Posted: July 04, 2013

 

·       The Relationship of the Constitutional Court with Parliament and the Government (General Report at the XVth Congress of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts Bucharest, Romania, 23-25 May, 2011)Constitutional Justice. Functions and relationship with the other public authorities. Publishing House Monitorul Oficial, 2011 – Tudorel Toader and Marieta Safta – Constitutional Court of Romania and Constitutional Court of Romania – Date Posted: July 03, 2013

 

·       Afraid of a ‘Kosovo Scenario’: A Disquieting Precedent for International Conflict ManagementJournal of Intervention and Statebuilding, Volume 7.3, Fall 2013, DOI: 10.1080/17502977.2012.751720 – Marta Vrbetic – Gallaudet University – Department of Government – Date Posted: July 02, 2013; Last Revised: July 04, 2013

 

·       Deaccesioning in Museums: Evaluating Legal, Ethical and Practical Dilemmas9 Collections: J. Museum & Archive Professionals. 209 – Elizabeth Varner  – National Art Museum of Sport – Date Posted: July 02, 2013

 

·       Building International Law from the Inside Out: The Making of International Law by Infra-State and Non-State ActorsMarcelo Dias Varella – University Center of Brasilia – Date Posted: July 02, 2013; Last Revised: July 05, 2013

 

·       Jurisdictional Developments and the New Hague Judgments ProjectA chapter in, “A Commitment To Private International Law — Essays In Honor of Hans Van Loon”, Intersentia, 2013 , U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-19 – Ronald A. Brand – University of Pittsburgh – School of Law – Date Posted: July 02, 2013; Last Revised: July 04, 2013

 

·       Case Comment: The Legality of ‘Kettling’ after AustinThe Modern Law Review, Vol. 76, Issue 4, pp. 735-742, 2013; Naomi Oreb affiliation not provided to SSRN  – Date Posted: July 02, 2013

 

·       Criminal Labels, the European Convention on Human Rights and the Presumption of InnocenceThe Modern Law Review, Vol. 76, Issue 4, pp. 681-707, 2013 – Liz Campbell – University of Edinburgh – School of Law – Date Posted: July 02, 2013

 

·       Our Most Fundamental RightsRobertson, Andrew and Nolan, Donal (eds), Rights and Private Law (Hart, Oxford: 2011) 63-87 – Allan Beever – School of Law, University of South Australia  – Date Posted: July 02, 2013

 

·       The Kyoto Protocol and Small Island Developing States – The Mauritian ExperienceKrishnee Adnarain Appadoo – University College London – Date Posted: July 02, 2013

 

·       Where Human Trafficking Profits: The Hostile Work Environment of Adult Entertainment EstablishmentsEmily Taylor Tocci  – University of South Florida – Date Posted: July 02, 2013; Last Revised: July 03, 2013

 

·       Does the Stockholm Programme Matter? The Struggles Over Ownership of AFSJ Multiannual ProgrammingCEPS Paper in Liberty and Security in Europe No. 51/December 2012 – Sergio Carrera and Elspeth Guild – Centre for European Policy Studies and Radboud University Nijmegen – Faculty of Law – Date Posted: July 01, 2013

 

·       Women’s Reproductive Rights as a Political Price of Post-Communist Transformation in PolandAmsterdam Law Forum Vol. 5, No. 2, Spring 2013, pp. 64-89 – Joanna Diane Caytas  – Columbia University – Date Posted: July 01, 2013

 

·       New IMF Initiative Revives Old Inter-Creditor IssuesYanying Li  – Leiden University – Leiden Law School – Date Posted: July 01, 2013

 

·       An Empirical Analysis of CFIUS: Lifting the Veil on Foreign Investment Regulation in the United StatesYale Journal of International Law, Forthcoming – Paul Connell and Tian Huang  – Yale Law School and Yale Law School – Date Posted: July 01, 2013

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INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 5, No. 29: July 8, 2013

DAVID D. CARON & TSEMING YANG, EDITORS

Developing States and Climate Change: Solutions in Company Law?”PRISCILLA SCHWARTZ, University of East London

“Transnational Dimensions of Climate Governance”THIJS F. M. ETTY, VU University Amsterdam – Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM), and VU Law Faculty, Transnational Legal Studies Department; VEERLE HEYVAERT, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE); CINNAMON PIÑON CARLARNE, Ohio State University (OSU) – Michael E. Moritz College of Law; DANIEL A. FARBER, University of California, Berkeley – School of Law; JOLENE LIN, University of Hong Kong – Faculty of Law; JOANNE SCOTT, University College London – Faculty of Laws

“Nuclear Power Plant Financing Post-Fukushima, and International Investment Law”DANIEL JOYNER, University of Alabama – School of Law

“The Public Trust Doctrine in Environmental and Natural Resources Law: Chapter 1 (Introduction)”MICHAEL C. BLUMM, Lewis & Clark Law School; MARY C. WOOD, University of Oregon – School of Law

RED vs. REDD: Biofuel Policy vs. Forest Conservation”PETER B. DIXON, Monash University – Centre of Policy Studies; HANS VAN MEIJL, Wageningen University and Research Center (WUR) – Agricultural Economics Research Institute (LEI); MAUREEN T. RIMMER, Monash University – Centre of Policy Studies; LINDSAY SHUTES, Wageningen University and Research Center (WUR) – Agricultural Economics Research Institute (LEI); ANDRZEJ TABEAU, Wageningen University and Research Center (WUR) – Agricultural Economics Research Institute (LEI)

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DEMOCRATIZATION: BUILDING STATES & DEMOCRATIC PROCESSES eJOURNAL

Vol. 6, No. 18: July 8, 2013

BRIAN DALE SHOUP & TIMOTHY WILLIAM WATERS, EDITORS

 

“Transitional Justice in Iraq: Learning the Hard Way”ERIN DALY, Widener University – School of Law

“Indonesia’s Data Protection Regulation 2012: A Brief Code with Data Breach Notification”GRAHAM GREENLEAF, University of New South Wales, Faculty of Law; SINTA DEWI, Faculty of Law, University of Padjadjaran

“Institutional Corruption and the Crisis of Liberal Democracy”WILLIAM ENGLISH, Harvard University – Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics

“Between Text and Context: Turkey’s Tradition of Authoritarian Constitutionalism”TURKULER ISIKSEL, Columbia University

“Concessions and Repression: Can Democratizing Lead to Civil War?”AKIFUMI ISHIHARA, Kyoto University – Graduate School of Economics; PRAKARSH SINGH, Amherst College – Department of Economics

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IMMIGRATION, REFUGEE & CITIZENSHIP LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 14, No. 37: July 8, 2013

BERNARD TRUJILLO, EDITOR

 

“Tale of Two Citizenships? Citizenship, Migration and Care in the European Union”HELI ASKOLA, Faculty of Law, Monash University

“De Facto Immigration Courts”STEPHEN LEE, University of California, Irvine School of Law

“Immigration Surveillance”ANIL KALHAN, Drexel University – Earle Mack School of Law

“Urban Politics and the Assimilation of Immigrant Voters”RICK SU, SUNY Buffalo Law School

“The Crimmigration Complex”MARY FAN, University of Washington – School of Law

“Finding the Pearls When the World is Your Oyster: Case and Project Selection in Clinic Design”SARAH PAOLETTI, University of Pennsylvania Law School

“Citizen Spouse”KERRY ABRAMS, University of Virginia School of Law

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INTERNATIONAL, TRANSNATIONAL & COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 7, No. 54: July 8, 2013

DIANE MARIE AMANN, EDITOR

 

Assessing the Control-Theory”JENS DAVID OHLIN, Cornell University – School of Law; ELIES VAN SLIEDREGT, VU University Amsterdam – Faculty of Law; THOMAS WEIGEND, University of Cologne

“Crimes Without Punishment: An Update on Violence Against Women and Impunity in Guatemala”KAREN MUSALO, University of California Hastings College of the Law; BLAINE BOOKEY, University of California Hastings College of the Law

“Legal Transplants or Legal Patchworking? The Creation of International Criminal Law as a Pluralistic Body of Law”CASSANDRA STEER, University of Amsterdam, Cornell University – Law School

American Criminal Procedure in a European Context”MAR JIMENO-BULNES, University of Burgos – Faculty of Law , Illinois Institute of Technology – Chicago-Kent College of Law

“Neoliberal Capitalism and Middle-Class Punitiveness: Bringing Erich Fromm’s ‘Materialistic Psychoanalysis’ to Penology”LEONIDAS K. CHELIOTIS, University of Edinburgh – School of Law

The U.K. Bribery Act: A Benchmark for Anticorruption Reform in the U.S.”DOMINIC SAGLIBENE, Brooklyn Law School

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EUROPEAN PUBLIC LAW: EU eJOURNAL

Vol. 10, No. 80: July 8, 2013

JOHN S. BELL & PAUL B. STEPHAN, EDITORS

 

“Tale of Two Citizenships? Citizenship, Migration and Care in the European Union”HELI ASKOLA, Faculty of Law, Monash University

“Balancing ‘Incentive to Innovate’ and ‘Protection of Competition’: An African Perspective on IPRS and Competition Law”MOR BAKHOUM, Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law

“Leveling the International Playing Field with the Marketplace Fairness Act”RICHARD THOMPSON AINSWORTH, Boston University – School of Law; BORYANA MADZHAROVA, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg – Department of Economics, Charles University in Prague – CERGE-EI (Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education – Economics Institute)

“The Communitarian Deficit”AMITAI ETZIONI, George Washington University

“The Citizenship Paradigm”DIMITRY KOCHENOV, University of Groningen – Faculty of Law

“Worlds Apart? Comparing the Approaches of the European Court of Justice and the EU Legislature to International Law”JAN WOUTERS, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven – Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies; JED ODERMATT, KU Leuven – Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies; THOMAS RAMOPOULOS, KU Leuven – Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies

“Legal Order and Business Development Under Law and Economics Perspective”FRANCESCO CAPRIGLIONE, Università degli Studi Guglielmo Marconi

“Online Personal Data Processing and EU Data Protection Reform”KRISTINA IRION, Central European University; GIACOMO LUCHETTA, LUISS, Centre for European Policy Studies

“Europe’s Most Wanted? Recalibrating Trust in the European Arrest Warrant System”SERGIO CARRERA, Centre for European Policy Studies; ELSPETH GUILD, Radboud University Nijmegen – Faculty of Law, Kingsley Napley – Department of Immigration, The British Institute of International and Comparative Law, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE); NICHOLAS HERNANZ, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)

 

“Reclaiming Sovereignty and Evading Primacy Through Article 4(2) TEU: Potential for Member States to Develop a National Identity?”MARY DOBBS, Queen’s University Belfast – School of Law

“Does the Lisbon Treaty Effectively Limit the Power of the European Union?”ÉMILIE CICLET, Independent

“Lisabonski ugovor i nova Uredba 1219/2012 kao osnovi prava zaštite stranih ulaganja Evropske Unije (Lisbon Treaty and the New Regulation 1219/2012 as Foundations of the Law of Investment Protection of the European Union)”VELIMIR ZIVKOVIC, Institute of Comparative Law, Belgrade

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NATIONAL SECURITY & FOREIGN RELATIONS LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 10, No. 43: July 8, 2013

OREN GROSS, EDITOR

Humanitarian Intervention and Sovereignty Under the Umbrella of Geo-Politics”AMOS N. GUIORA, University of Utah – S.J. Quinney College of Law

“The Misuse of History: Conspiracy and the Guantánamo Military Commissions”DAVID W. GLAZIER, Loyola Law School Los Angeles

“Detention Without End?: Reexamining the Indefinite Confinement of Terrorism Suspects Through the Lens of Criminal Sentencing”JONATHAN HAFETZ, Seton Hall Law School

“Gideon at Guantanamo: Democratic and Despotic Detention”HOPE METCALF, Yale Law School; JUDITH RESNIK, Yale University – Law School

“Policing ‘Radicalization'”AMNA A. AKBAR, Ohio State University (OSU) – Michael E. Moritz College of Law

“International Law in State Courts: Sovereignty, Resistance, Contagion, and Inevitability”JOHN T. PARRY, Lewis & Clark Law School

“Deadly Drones, Due Process, and the Fourth Amendment”WILLIAM FUNK, Lewis & Clark Law School

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COMPARATIVE LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 13, No. 59: July 8, 2013

FRANCESCO PARISI, EDITOR

 

“Disaster Management: Socio-Legal and Asia-Pacific Perspectives”LUKE R. NOTTAGE, University of Sydney – Faculty of Law, University of Sydney – Australian Network for Japanese Law; HITOSHI NASU, Australian National University – ANU College of Law; SIMON BUTT, University of Sydney – Faculty of Law

“Advancing Human Rights in Patient Care: The Law in Seven Transitional Countries”LEO BELETSKY, Northeastern University – School of Law; Northeastern University – Bouvé College of Health Sciences; TAMAR EZER, Open Society Foundations; JUDITH OVERALL, Open Society Foundations; IAIN BYRNE, Amnesty International; JONATHAN COHEN, Open Society Foundations

“Bomb Throwing, Democratic Theory, and Basic Values – A New Path to Procedural Harmonization”RICHARD MARCUS, University of California Hastings College of the Law

“Dispute System Design: A Comparative Study of India, Israel, and California”SHEILA PURCELL, University of California Hastings College of the Law

“Book Review: Gilles Cuniberti, Grands Systèmes De Droit Contemporains (2d ed., L.G.D.J., 2011)”VIVIAN GROSSWALD CURRAN, University of Pittsburgh – School of Law

“Balancing ‘Incentive to Innovate’ and ‘Protection of Competition’: An African Perspective on IPRS and Competition Law”MOR BAKHOUM, Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law

“Adapting to the New Shareholder-Centric Reality”EDWARD B. ROCK, University of Pennsylvania Law School

“‘Quack Corporate Governance’ as Traditional Chinese Medicine – The Securities Regulation Cannibalization of China’s Corporate Law and a State Regulator’s Battle Against State Political Economic Power”NICHOLAS CALCINA HOWSON, University of Michigan Law School

 

II. Books (New and Forthcoming)

·       A Changing Environment for Human Security:Transformative Approaches to Research, Policy and Action – Earthscan – Edited by Linda Sygna, Karen O’Brien, Johanna Wolf

 

·       Successful Adaptation to Climate Change:Linking Science and Policy in a Rapidly Changing WorldRoutledge – Edited by Susanne Moser, Maxwell Boykoff

 

·       Disaster, Conflict and Society in Crises – Routledge – Edited by Dorothea Hilhorst

 

·       Redeeming REDD:Policies, Incentives and Social Feasibility for Avoided Deforestation – Routledge – By Michael I. Brown

 

·       Democracies and the Shock of WarAshgate latest publications by Marc Cogen, Ghent University and the Free University of Brussels, Belgium

 

·       Beyond FoucaultAshgate latest publications by Anne Brunon-Ernst, University of Paris 2 and Centre Bentham, France

 

·       International Investment ArbitrationAshgate latest publications by Dr Mohamed A.M. Ismail, Conseil d’Etat, Egypt

 

·       The Law of WarAshgate latest publications by Ingrid Detter, St. Antony’s College, University of Oxford, UK

 

·       Extremism, Counter-terrorism and PolicingAshgate latest publications by Imran Awan, Birmingham City University, UK and Brian Blakemore, University of South Wales, UK

 

·       Legitimizing Human RightsAshgate latest publications by Angus J.L. Menuge, Concordia University Wisconsin, USA

 

·       Women, Incarceration, and Human Rights ViolationsAshgate latest publications by Alana Van Gundy, Miami University, USA and Amy Baumann-Grau, University of Cincinnati, USA

 

·       Feminism, Law, and ReligionAshgate latest publications by Marie A. Failinger, Hamline University School of Law, USA, Elizabeth R. Schiltz and Susan J. Stabile, both at University of Saint Thomas Law School, USA

 

·       Routledge Handbook of Global Environmental Politics – Edited by Paul G. Harris – Routledge

 

·       Routledge International Handbook of Social and Environmental Change – Edited by Stewart LockieDavid A. SonnenfeldDana R. Fisher – Routledge

 

·       Routledge Handbook of the Economics of Climate Change Adaptation – Edited by Anil MarkandyaIbon GalarragaElisa Sainz de Murieta – Routledge

 

·       Routledge Handbook of the Climate Change Movement – Edited by Matthias DietzHeiko Garrelts – Routledge

 

·       Routledge Handbook of the Environment in Southeast Asia – Edited by Philip Hirsch – Routledge

 

·       Dominik Haider – Brill – ‘The Pilot-Judgment Procedure of the European Court of Human Rights’ (2013)

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International Law Reporter

Jacob Katz Cogan

 

Marie-Catherine Petersmann, Les sources du droit à l’eau en droit international (Johanet 2013)

 

Dominik Haider, The Pilot-Judgment Procedure of the European Court of Human Rights (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers 2013)

 

Rafiqul Islam (Macquarie Univ. – Law) & Jahid Hossain Bhuiyan (ASA Univ. – Law), An Introduction to International Refugee Law (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers 2013)

 

Vitit Muntarbhorn (Chulalongkorn Univ. – Law), Unity in Connectivity? Evolving Human Rights Mechanisms in the ASEAN Region (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers 2013)

 

Amrei Müller, The Relationship between Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and International Humanitarian Law: An Analysis of Health Related Issues in Non-international Armed Conflicts (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers 2013)

 

Sandra Synková, Courts’ Inquiry into Arbitral Jurisdiction at the Pre-Award Stage: A Comparative Analysis of the English, German and Swiss Legal Order (Springer 2013)

 

 

III. Journals

American Journal of International Law

Vol. 107, No. 2 (2013)

·       Eyal Benvenisti, Sovereigns as Trustees of Humanity: On the Accountability of States to Foreign Stakeholders

·       Leila Nadya Sadat, Crimes Against Humanity in the Modern Age

Notes and Comments

·       Lori Fisler Damrosch & Bernard H. Oxman, Editors’ Note

·       Michael J. Glennon, Law, Power, and Principles

·       Mary Ellen O’Connell, Dangerous Departures

·       Gabor Rona & Raha Wala, No Thank You to a Radical Rewrite of the Jus ad Bellum

·       Elizabeth Wilmshurst & Michael Wood, Self-Defense Against Nonstate Actors: Reflections on the “Bethlehem Principles”

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British Yearbook of International Law

Vol. 82 (2011)

·       Hugh Thirlway – The Law and Procedure of the International Court of Justice 1960–1989
Supplement, 2011: Parts Eleven, Twelve and Thirteen – Full Text (HTML)

 

·       Paul Behrens – Diplomatic Interference and Competing Interests in International Law – Full Text (HTML)

 

·       Patrick Capps – Lauterpacht’s Method – Full Text (HTML)

 

·       Zachary Douglas – State Immunity for the Acts of State Officials

·       British Yearbook of International Law (2011) 82 (1): 281-348doi:10.1093/bybil/brs002

 

·       Campbell McLachlan – The Allocative Function of Foreign Relations Law – Full Text (HTML)

 

·       Federica I Paddeu – A Genealogy of Force Majeure in International Law – Full Text (HTML)

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Recueil des Cours, Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law

Tome/Volume 357

 

·       J. Dugard, The Secession of States and Their Recognition in the wake of Kosovo

·       L. Gannagé, Les méthodes du droit international privé à l’épreuve des conflits de cultures

Tome/Volume 359

 

·       D. Opertti Badán, Conflit de lois et droit uniforme dans le droit international privé contemporain: dilemme ou convergence? (conférence inaugurale)

·       Chen Weizuo, La nouvelle codification du droit international privé chinois

·       Christian Kohler, L’autonomie de la volonté en droit international privé: un principe universel entre libéralisme et étatisme

Tome/Volume 360

 

Jürgen Basedow, The Law of Open Societies — Private Ordering and Public Regulation of International Relations. General Course on Private International Law

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Yearbook of International Environmental Law

Vol. 22 (2011)

 

·       Halina Ward – Beyond the Short Term: Legal and Institutional Space for Future Generations in Global Governance – Full Text (HTML)

 

·       Richard Caddell – The Integration of Multilateral Environmental Agreements: Lessons from the Biodiversity-Related Conventions – Full Text (HTML)

 

·       Javier de Cendra de Larragán – Tying the Knot of Energy Security and Climate Change Mitigation: A Tale of Solidarity? – FREE Full Text (HTML)

 

·       Elizabeth A. Kirk – Marine Governance, Adaptation, and Legitimacy – FREE Full Text (HTML)

 

·       Douglas de Castro – The Shared Management of the Guarani Aquifer: The South American Example in Global Governance over Water Resources – Full Text (HTML)

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Cambridge Law Journal

Vol. 72, Issue 2 (2013)

 

·       THE COURT OF JUSTICE OF THE EU AND THE LEGALITY OF THE EUROPEAN STABILITY MECHANISM – Alicia Hinarejos

 

·       PROSECUTION OR BUST: THE OBLIGATION TO PROSECUTE UNDER THE CONVENTION AGAINST TORTURE – Claire Nielsen

 

·       EXTRADITION, THE EUROPEAN ARREST WARRANT AND HUMAN RIGHTS – J.R. Spencer

 

·       AN UNBALANCED SCALE: ANONYMOUS BIRTH AND THE EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS – Claire Simmonds

 

·       LEADING BY EXAMPLE: PRIVATE COMPETITION ENFORCEMENT BY THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION – Niamh Dunne

 

·       TRUST ISSUES AND THE EUROPEAN COMMON ASYLUM SYSTEM: FINDING THE RIGHT BALANCE – Eva Nanopoulos

 

·       THE COURTS AND THE ECHR: A PRINCIPLED APPROACH TO THE STRASBOURG JURISPRUDENCE – EIRIK BJORGE

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Global Trade and Customs Journal

Vol. 8, Issue 7/8 (2013)

 

·       ‘Symposium: Reviewing the Reviewers: The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) and the Ralls Case’, Issue 7/8, pp. 181–181     

 

·       ‘Gone With the Wind: The Ralls Transaction and Implications for Foreign Investment in the United States’, Jeremy Zucker, Hrishikesh Hari, Issue 7/8, pp. 182–191           

 

·       ‘The Ralls Case: Why CFIUS and the Court Got It Right’, Daniel B. Pickard, Nova J. Daly, Usha Neelakantan, Issue 7/8, pp. 192–197  

 

·       ‘The Ralls Case: Lessons for Foreign Investors’, David N. Fagan, Mark E. Plotkin, Jonathan R. Wakely, Issue 7/8, pp. 198–201           

 

·       ‘Modernization of the EU’s Trade Defence Instruments and the Law of Unintended Consequences’, Edwin Vermulst, Juhi Sud, Issue 7/8, pp. 202–208     

 

·       ‘The Landmark Decision in Jockey Canada Company v. President of Canada Border Services Agency: Lessons for Compliance with Canadian Customs Valuation Requirements’, Darrel Pearson, Laura Murray, Issue 7/8, pp. 209–216     

 

·       ‘Reforming the EU GSP in Europe: Defining the New Map of Tariff Preferences and Supply Options’, Laura Carola Beretta, Issue 7/8, pp. 217–223  

 

·       ‘United States v. Izurieta: Searching the Judicial Rolls to Get It Right’, John P. Donohue, Issue 7/8, pp. 224–230   

 

·       ‘Challenging Export Enforcement Actions: Policies of Denial under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations’, Giovanna M. Cinelli, Kenneth J. Nunnenkamp, Issue 7/8, pp. 231–238         

 

·       ‘Patients versus Patents: The Indian Supreme Court’s Decision in the Novartis Case’, Sharmila Mary Joseph, Issue 7/8, pp. 239–246          

 

·       ‘Not Your Father’s Trade Agenda: The Evolving Priorities of International Trade and Investment Negotiations’, Jonathan S. Kallmer, Issue 7/8, pp. 247–253

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International Judicial Monitor

Spring 2013

 

·       The Virtues of a Case Management System in CourtsBy: James G. Apple

·       Human Rights, Rule of Law, Under Threat After 9/11By: Ambassador Hans Corell

 

·       Legislative Process in PalestineBy: Dr. Mutaz M. Qafisheh

 

·       Issues of Culpability in the Context of Criminal Justice and Neuroscientific EvidenceBy Susan A. Ehrlich

 

·       The Case of the Corsican UpstartBy: Stephen C. Neff

 

·       A Light at the End of the Tunnel for the Dramatic Decline of Justice and Protection of Fundamental Rights in ArgentinaBy: Lucia Druetta

 

·       Settlement of Investment Disputes Between States and Nationals of Other States (ICSID Convention)By: Carolyn A. Dubay

 

·       The United Nations Principles and Guidelines on Access to Legal Aid in Criminal Justice SystemsBy: Miri Sharon

 

·       Thurgood Marshall and the Infamous Role of Slavery in the United States: a Rule of Law Comparison With Italy and With EuropeBy: Professor Giuseppe Tucci

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International Law Reporter

Jacob Katz Cogan

Global Trade and Customs Journal (Vol. 8, no. 7, 2013)

Global Society (Vol. 27, no. 3, 2013)

Revista Romana de Drept International (Nos. 14-15, 2012)

Revista Peruana de Derecho Internacional (Vol. 62, no. 147, September-December 2012)

Journal of Conflict Resolution (Vol. 57, no. 4, August 2013)

American Review of International Arbitration (Vol. 24, no. 1, 2013)

World Arbitration and Mediation Review (Vol. 7, no. 1, 2013)

Les Cahiers de l’Arbitrage (2013, no. 2)

International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law (Vol. 28, no. 1, 2013)

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SIM Current Contents

Netherlands Institute for Human Rights

(June 2013)

23 Page PDF on Human Rights Related Periodic Literature

 

 IV. Cases, Reports and Dispute Settlement

Whaling In Antarctica (Australia v Japan) – International Court of Justic

Caribbean Court of Justice – British Caribbean Bank Ltd. v. The Attorney General of Belize (June 26, 2013)

 

A. OXFORD REPORTS ON INTERNATIONAL LAW

Prosecutor v Semanza, Decision on the motion to set aside the arrest and detention of Laurent Semanza as unlawful, Case no ICTR-97-20-I; ICL 860 (ICTR 1999) – Subject(s): International criminal law Keyword(s): International courts and tribunals, jurisdiction – International criminal law, detention – International criminal law, habeas corpus – International criminal law, procedure – Human rights, right to fair trial

 

Prosecutor v Kony and ors, Decision on the admissibility of the case under Article 19(1) of the Statute, Case no ICC-02/04-01/05-377; ICL 1535 (ICC 2009) – Subject(s): International criminal law Keyword(s): International courts and tribunals, jurisdiction

 

Prosecutor v Nyiramasuhuko, Decision on Nyiramasuhuko’s strictly confidential ex-parte—under seal—motion for additional protective measures for defence witness WBNM, Case no ICTR-97-21-T; ICL 855 (ICTR 2005) – Subject(s): International criminal law Keyword(s): Due process – Evidence – Human rights, right to fair trial – Immunity from jurisdiction – International criminal law, procedure – International criminal law, protective measures – International criminal law, witnesses

 

Gillberg v Sweden, Merits, App no 41723/06; IHRL 3799 (ECHR 2012) – Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, freedom of expression – Human rights, right to privacy

 

Finogenov and ors v Russian Federation, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 18299/03 and 27311/03; IHRL 3798 (ECHR 2011) – Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, right to life – Terrorism

 

Krasovsky v Belarus, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/104/D/1820/2008; IHRL 1917 (UNHRC 2012) – Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Disappearances – Duty to investigate – Human rights, right to effective remedy – Human rights, right to life – Responsibility of states – Torture

 

Aboufaied v Libya, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/104/D/1782/2008; IHRL 1820 (UNHRC 2012) – Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Disappearances – Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment – Human rights, rights of persons deprived of their liberty – Human rights, right to be recognized as a person before the law – Human rights, right to effective remedy – Human rights, right to liberty and security of person – Human rights, right to life – Torture

 

AAM v Sweden, Merits, UN Doc CAT/C/48/D/413/2010; IHRL 1965 (UNCAT 2012) – Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Non-refoulement – Torture

 

B. Human Rights Treaty Bodies

Decisions and Opinions

CCPR/C/107/D/1785/2008 COMMUNICATION NO. 1785/2008 : HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE : VIEWS ADOPTED BY THE COMMITTEE AT ITS 107TH SESSION, 11-28 MARCH 2013 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

Concluding Observations

CEDAW/C/HUN/CO/7-8/CORR.1 Concluding observations on the combined seventh and eight periodic reports of Hungary, adopted by the Committee at its fifty-fourth session (11 February-1March 2013), Corrigendum [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

CAT/C/JPN/CO/2 Concluding observations on the second periodic report of Japan, adopted by the Committee at its fiftieth session (6-31 May 2013) [ English ]

 

CRC/C/OPAC/BFA/CO/1 Concluding observations on the initial report of Burkina Faso submitted under article 8 of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the involvement of children in armed conflict, adopted by the Committee at its sixty-second session (14 January–1 February 2013 [ English ]

 

CRC/C/NIU/CO/1 Concluding observations on the initial report of Niue, adopted by the Committee at its sixty-second session(14 January–1 February 2013) [ English ]

 

CRC/C/OPSC/PHL/CO/1 Concluding observations on the initial report of the Philippines, submitted under article12 of the Optional Protocol on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography, adopted by the Committee at its sixty-second session (14January–1February2013) [ English ]

 

Universal Periodic Review

A/HRC/DEC/23/111 Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: United Arab Emirates [ English ]

 

A/HRC/DEC/23/110 Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Montenegro [ English ]

 

A/HRC/DEC/23/108 Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Luxembourg
[ English ]

 

A/HRC/DEC/23/107 Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Burundi [ English ]

 

A/HRC/DEC/23/106 Outcome of the Universal Periodic Review: Bahamas [ English ]

 

A/HRC/WG.6/13/POL/1/CORR.1 National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21, Poland [ English ]

 

Summary : [Universal Periodic Review] : Uzbekistan / prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Country Reports

 

Compilation : [Universal Periodic Review] : Uzbekistan / prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Compilations

 

National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 : [Universal Periodic Review] : Uzbekistan – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Country Reports

 

Summary : [Universal Periodic Review] : Colombia / prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Country Reports

 

Compilation : [Universal Periodic Review] : Colombia / prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Compilations

 

National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 : [Universal Periodic Review] : Colombia – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Country Reports

 

Summary : [Universal Periodic Review] : Russian Federation / prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Country Reports

 

Compilation : [Universal Periodic Review] : Russian Federation / prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Compilations

 

National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 : [Universal Periodic Review] : Russian Federation – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Country Reports

 

Summary : [Universal Periodic Review] : Turkmenistan / prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Country Reports

 

Compilation : [Universal Periodic Review] : Turkmenistan / prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Compilations

 

National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 : [Universal Periodic Review] : Turkmenistan – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Country Reports

 

Reports and Consideration of Reports

A/68/55 Report of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

CRPD/C/COK/1 Initial Report submitted by States parties under article 35 of the Convention, Cook Islands [ English ]

 

CRPD/C/CZE/1 Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under article 35 of the Convention, Czech Republic [ English ]

 

CRC/C/OPSC/IND/1 Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under article 12, paragraph 1, of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography, Initial reports of States parties due in 2007, India [ English | Spanish ]

 

A/HRC/23/48/ADD.2 Report of the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children, Joy Ngozi Ezeilo, Addendum, Mission to Gabon [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

A/HRC/23/19 Report of the Intergovernmental Working Group on the Effective Implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action on its tenth session [ Arabic | English ]

 

The deterioration of the situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic, and the need to grant immediate access to the commission of inquiry – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

 

Report to the Maltese Government on the visit to Malta carried out by the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) from 26 to 30 September 2011 – Publisher: Council of Europe: Committee for the Prevention of Torture – Document type: Country Reports

 

Report of the Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice, Addendum : Mission to Tunisia – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Country Reports

 

C. World Trade Organization

Australia launches safeguard investigation on processed fruit

 

D. Refworld

EK (Article 4 ECHR: Anti-Trafficking Convention) Tanzania v. Secretary of State for the Home Department – Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) – Document type: Case Law

 

M.A.D. c. France – Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights – Document type: Case Law

 

SHL (Tracing obligation/Trafficking) Afghanistan v. Secretary of State for the Home Department – Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) – Document type: Case Law

 

N.M.Y. and Others v. Sweden – Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights – Document type: Case Law

 

S.A. v. Sweden – Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights – Document type: Case Law

 

N.M.B. v. Sweden – Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights – Document type: Case Law

 

N.A.N.S. v. Sweden – Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights – Document type: Case Law

 

M.Y.H. and Others v. Sweden – Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights – Document type: Case Law

 

M.K.N. v. Sweden – Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights – Document type: Case Law

 

D.N.M. v. Sweden – Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights – Document type: Case Law

 

A.G.A.M. v. Sweden – Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights – Document type: Case Law

 

ST (Child asylum seekers) Sri Lanka v. Secretary of State for the Home Department – Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) – Document type: Case Law

 

TS (Political opponents – risk) Burma CGCG v. Secretary of State for the Home Department – Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) – Document type: Case Law

 

X. v. Ministry of Internal Affairs – Publisher: Poland: High Administrative Court – Document type: Case Law

 

X v. The Minister for Immigration, Integration and Asylum – Publisher: Netherlands, The: Council of State (Raad van State) – Document type: Case Law

 

R (JB) Jamaica v. The Secretary of State for the Home Department – Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Appeal (England and Wales) – Document type: Case Law

 

A. H. H. A. and K.I.N. v. The Minister of Justice and Home Affairs – Publisher: Malta: Civil Court, First Hall (Constitutional Jurisdiction) (Qorti Civili, Prim’ Awla (Gurisdizzjoni Kostituzzjonali)) – Document type: Case Law

 

Sentenza n. 20491/2009 – Publisher: Italy: Courts of First Instance – Document type: Case Law

 

Sentenza n. 30/2011 – Publisher: Italy: Courts of First Instance – Document type: Case Law

 

R. v. Refugee Appeals Tribunal and Another – Publisher: Ireland: High Court – Document type: Case Law

 

M.A.M.A. v. The Refugee Appeals Tribunal, Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform, Attorney General and Ireland and The Human Rights Commission – Publisher: Ireland: High Court – Document type: Case Law

 

V. From the Blogs (select items)

·       ‘Stopping the boats’: Australia’s troubling asylum seeker debateEast Asia Forum

 

·       Emerging Voices: A View from Early Modern Cultural Studies on Fragmentation and the Law of NationsOpinio Juris

 

·       Explainer: What’s At Stake In U.S.-EU Talks On A Transatlantic Trade Deal?Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty

 

·       A Proposal To Reform FISA Court DecisionmakingThe Volokh Conspiracy

 

·       Global warming could wipe out microbes that ‘make life possible’RTCC

 

·       Comparing the KORUS and Korea-EU FTA TextsInternational Economic Law and Policy Blog

 

·       Pacific Islands gather to discuss growing climate threatRTCC 

 

·       Embassy Centennial Book ProjectPeace Palace Library

 

·       ICSID and Latin America: Criticisms, withdrawals and regional alternatives – bilaterals.org

 

·       An Ethical Analysis of Obama’s Climate Speech, the Adverse Political Reaction to It, and the Media Response – Ethics and Climate

 

·       Bye Bye Abu Qatada, Secret Trials Are Here & A Legal Aid U-Turn – The Human Rights RoundupUK Human Rights Blog

 

·       Public interest environmental litigation in StrasbourgUK Human Rights Blog

 

·       The Spectre of Terrorism and the Islamist Challenge in North AmericaDiplomatic Courier

 

·       This July 4th, Exploring Paths Away From CitizenshipOpinio Juris

 

·       Unexpected progress for agriculture at Bonn climate talksCCAFS

 

·       Intelligence-gathering in the digital ageEast Asia Forum

 

·       There is no right ‘to be forgotten’ by internet search engines – Rosalind EnglishInforrm’s Blog

 

·       Solomon Islands sea levels rising by 8mm per year – reportRTCC 

 

·       First Amendment rights and the pursuit of animal rightsAnimal Blawg

 

·       Article on Environmental Litigation at the ECtHRECHR BLOG

 

·       Foreign Judgments in American Courts Based on Overseas Solicitation of Religious DonationsThe Volokh Conspiracy

 

·       The Declaration of Interdependence And Jefferson’s ‘Brilliant Statement Of Intergenerational Equity Principles’Climate Progress

 

·       India’s Food Security Program: Helping the Poor with Eyes on the ElectionThe Diplomat

 

·       Piracy on dry land (now with added case law)EJIL: Talk! 

 

·       Hugo Grotius and his Ordinum Pietas (1613): a Conference at the Peace Palace LibraryPeace Palace Library 

 

·       IHL & New Technologies: Part V – Pushing back the grayICRC Intercross Blog

 

·       ASEAN: Boom or Bust?The Diplomat

 

·       Feeding the World: Why we must do more than just increase yieldsInternational Institute for Environment and Development

 

·       Vanuatu Diplomatic PassportsInternational Law Prof Blog

 

·       Japan’s new direction on climate changeEast Asia Forum

 

·       A Look at China’s New Environmental Guidelines on Overseas InvestmentsWRI Stories

 

·       The Security Council and the ICCEJIL: Talk!

 

·       African Court Finds Tanzania’s Constitution Violates the Rights of Political CandidatesJURIST – Forum

 

·       South Pacific “Comes Together” Over Climate ChangeThe Diploma

 

·       We Have a Duty to Care About Earth’s Right to LifeThe EnvironmentaList

 

·       The lengths illegal wood will travelGreenpeace: Making Waves

 

·       Sympathy but no justice from the Second Circuit in Bhopal contamination caseEarthRights International

 

·       3 Signs of Progress in Curbing the Illegal Wood TradeWRI Stories

 

·       Chevron Update/Profile in Washington PostOpinio Juris

 

VI. Gray Literature (select items)

REFORM OF INVESTOR-STATE DISPUTE SETTLEMENT: IN SEARCH OF A ROADMAP – UNCTAD

 

Drones and Targetted Killing: Defining a European Position – European Council on Foreign Relations

 

Tribunal Establishes Initial Procedures for Review of Mass Bondholder Claims against Argentina – ASIL Insight

 

Cambodia: Law Against Non-Recognition of the Crimes Committed During Democratic Kampuchea – Publisher: Article 19

 

Russia: Federal laws introducing ban of propaganda of non-traditional sexual relationships – Publisher: Article 19

 

Profile of Emissions Reduction Potentials in Developing CountriesUNEP Risø Centre

 

Trafficking in Human Beings Amounting to Torture and other Forms of Ill-treatment – Publisher: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe – Document type: Thematic Reports

 

Terrorism and Transnational Crime: Foreign Policy Issues for Congress – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Thematic Reports

 

VII. Documents and Country Reports

African Union: Peace and Security Council Statement On Egypt –  [African Union]The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 384th meeting held on 5 July 2013, in the presence of the Chairperson of the Commission, took the following decision on the situation in the Arab Republic of Egypt.

 

ICRC Annual Report 2012 – Publisher: International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) – Document type: Annual Reports

 

The Millennium Development Goals Report 2013 [pdf]

 

Declaration of the 1st Ministerial Meeting of the Latin American States Affected by Transnational Interests (April 22, 2013)

 

International Law Commission

A/CN.4/662 SIXTH REPORT ON THE PROTECTION OF PERSONS IN THE EVENT OF DISASTERS [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

Journal of the United Nations

JOURNAL NO.2013/129 PROGRAMME OF MEETINGS AND AGENDA, Publication Date: Saturday, 6 July 2013 [ English (246K) | French (213K) ]

 

JOURNAL NO.2013/128 PROGRAMME OF MEETINGS AND AGENDA, Publication Date: Thursday, 4 July 2013 [ English (269K) | French (237K) ]

 

JOURNAL NO.2013/127 PROGRAMME OF MEETINGS AND AGENDA Publication Date: Wednesday, 3 July 2013 [ English (263K) | French (231K) ]

 

JOURNAL NO.2013/126 PROGRAMME OF MEETINGS AND AGENDA, Publication Date: Tuesday, 2 July 2013 [ English (275K) | French (245K) ]

 

Daily List of Documents Issued at Geneva

DL/GV/2013/230 04/07/2013 [ English | French ]

 

DL/GV/2013/229 03/07/2013 [ English | French ]

 

DL/GV/2013/227 01/07/2013 [ English | French ]

 

List of Documents Issued at Vienna

ST/VIE/CALEND/322 VIENNA SCHEDULE OF UNITED NATIONS, UNIDO AND CTBTO PREPCOM MEETINGS FOR THE YEAR 2013 [ English ]

 

Security Council

The Security Council’s July Programme of Work – Security Council Report

 

UN Security Council Debate Summary: women and peace and securityUN gender equality

 

UN Security Council adopts Resolution 2106 (2013) on sexual violence in conflictUN gender equality

 

S/2013/387 REPORT OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PEACE, SECURITY AND COOPERATION FRAMEWORK FOR THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO AND THE REGION [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

S/2013/384 REPORT OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL ON THE ACTIVITIES OF THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICE FOR WEST AFRICA
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

S/2013/377 Thirty-second report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

S/2013/341 SECRETARY-GENERAL REPORT ON RULE OF LAW [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

Provisional Meeting Records

S/PV.6991 6991ST MEETING THURSDAY, 27 JUNE 2013 MORNING [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

 

S/PV.6990 6990TH MEETING THURSDAY, 27 JUNE 2013 11:00 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

S/PV.6988 6988TH MEETING WEDNESDAY, 26 JUNE 2013 15:00 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

S/PV.6987 6987TH MEETING WEDNESDAY, 26 JUNE 2013 10:00 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

S/PV.6986 6986TH MEETING TUESDAY, 25 JUNE 2013 15:00 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

S/PV.6984 6984TH MEETING MONDAY, 24 JUNE 2013 10:00 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

General Assembly

A/67/923 LETTER DATED 3 JULY 2013 FROM BOLIVIA ADDRESSED TO THE SECRETARY GENERAL [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

Financing of the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara

A/C.5/67/L.40 C5 DRAFT RESOLUTION – AGENDA ITEM 162. FINANCING OF THE UNITED NATIONS MISSION [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

ECOSOC

E/2013/OD/4 Programme of meetings and agenda, Thursday 4 July 2013
[ English | French ]

 

E/2013/OD/3 Programme of meetings and agenda, Wednesday 3 July 2013 [ English | French ]

 

E/2013/OD/2 Programme of meetings and agenda, Tuesday 2 July 2013 [ English | French ]

 

ECOSOC: High Level Segment

E/2013/L.15 MINISTERIAL DECLARATION OF THE 2013 HIGH-LEVEL SEGMENT OF ECOSOC [English]

 

Human Rights Council and HR Treaty & Other Bodies

Resolutions adopted by the Human Rights Council

A/HRC/RES/23/24 Technical assistance and capacity-building for South Sudan in the field of human rights [ English ]

 

A/HRC/RES/23/20 Human rights of migrants [ English ]

 

A/HRC/RES/23/18 Technical assistance to the Central African Republic in the field of human rights [ English | French ]

 

United Nations International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

CERD/C/BLR/Q/18-19 List of themes in relation to the eighteenth and nineteenth periodic reports of Belarus, Note by the Country Rapporteur [ English ]

 

United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

CEDAW/C/55/3 CEDAW 55TH SESSION: REPORT BY SPECIALIZED AGENCIES – UNESCO [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

Misc.

Note on statelessness – Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees – Document type: Thematic Reports

 

Accelerating efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women: preventing and responding to rape and other forms of sexual violence – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

 

Who Will be Accountable? Human Rights and the Post-2015 Development Agenda – Publisher: UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights – Document type: Thematic Reports

 

National institutions for the promotion and protection of human rights – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

 

Human rights of migrants – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

 

The role of freedom of opinion and expression in women’s empowerment – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

 

National policies and human rights – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

 

Technical assistance to the Central African Republic in the field of human rights – Publisher: UN Human Rights Council – Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

 

Environmental Treaty Bodies & UNECE

Thirty-third meeting of the Open-Ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol (24 – 28 June 2013)

 

OSCE

Combating Trafficking as Modern-day Slavery: A Matter of Non-discrimination and Empowerment – Publisher: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe – Document type: Annual Reports

 

Policy and legislative recommendations towards the effective implementation of the non-punishment provision with regard to victims of trafficking – Publisher: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe – Document type: General Comments/Recommendations

 

Trafficking in Human Beings Amounting to Torture and other Forms of Ill-treatment

UNHCR | Refworld | Canadian Council for Refugees – Publisher: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe – Document type: Thematic Reports

 

Economic Commission for Europe

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRB/2013/10 Proposal for Supplement  5 to the 02 series of amendments to Regulation No. 117, Submitted by the expert from the Russian Federation [English | French | Russian]

 

ECE/TRANS/WP.15/AC.2/2013/28  Report of the informal working group on means of evacuation, Transmitted by the Government of the Netherlands [ English | French | Russian ]

 

ECE/TRANS/WP.15/AC.2/2013/26  Flame-arrester only when protection against explosions required, Transmitted by the European Barge Union (EBU) [ English | French | Russian ]

 

ECE/TRANS/WP.15/AC.2/2013/20  Proposed changes to the obligations of the participants under 1.4.2 and 1.4.3 during handling, Transmitted by the European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC) [English | French | Russian ]

 

United Nations Commission on International Trade Law

A/CN.9/787/ADD.1 SETTLEMENT OF COMMERCIAL DISPUTES: DRAFT UNCITRAL RULES ON TRANSPARENCY IN TREATY-BASED INVESTOR-STATE ARBITRATION : COMPILATION OF COMMENTS BY GOVERNMENTS : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

TD/B/C.II/22 REPORT OF THE INVESTMENT, ENTERPRISE AND DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION ON ITS 5TH SESSION, HELD AT THE PALAIS DES NATIONS, GENEVA, FROM 29 APRIL TO 3 MAY 2013 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

TD/B/NGO/LIST/15 List of non-governmental organizations participating in the activities of UNCTAD [English ]

 

TD/B/IGO/LIST/10 List of intergovernmental organizations participating in the activities of UNCTAD [English ]

 

Meeting of the States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction

BWC/MSP/2013/MX/INF.2 Challenges and obstacles to developing international cooperation, assistance and exchange, Background information document submitted by the Implementation Support Unit [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

 

BWC/MSP/2013/MX/WP.1 We need to talk about compliance,  Submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland [ English ]

 

Law Library of Congress

Kuwait Business Laws – Global Legal Collection Highlights

 

Italy: Recognition of Natural Children

 

European Court of Justice; European Union: “Right to Be Forgotten” at Stake

 

Iceland: Decision to Suspend EU Accession Process

 

U.S. Antitrust Policy

 

Congressional Research Service

·       Turkey: Background and U.S. Relations – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       The United Arab Emirates (UAE): Issues for U.S. Policy – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       Armed Conflict in Syria: U.S. and International Response – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       Syria’s Chemical Weapons: Issues for Congress – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       Iran Sanctions – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       Cuba: U.S. Policy and Issues for the 113th Congress – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       Israel: Background and U.S. Relations – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       The United States and Europe: Responding to Change in the Middle East and North Africa – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       Foreign Assistance to North Korea – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Country Reports

 

·       Terrorism and Transnational Crime: Foreign Policy Issues for Congress – Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service – Document type: Thematic Reports

 

VIII. Press Releases (select items)

Organization of American States

 

Secretary General Travels to Trinidad and Tobago

 

Secretary General Expresses Displeasure over Airplane Incident involving Bolivian President

 

OAS Leader Presents Report on the Drug Problem in the Americas at ECLAC

 

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

 

Safe Haven: Sheltering Displaced Persons from Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

 

UNHCR shifts protection and assistance operation in southern Tunisia to urban areas

 

UNHCR welcomes extension of stay for Afghan refugees in Pakistan

 

UNHCR closes camp in south Tunisia, moves services to urban areas

 

Mediterranean crossings to Italy and Malta exceed 8000 in first six months of 2013

 

Situation in CAR remains unstable, humanitarian access difficult, civilians in fear

 

Hitting the right notes of hope and integration for refugees in Venezuela

 

Some 8,400 migrants, asylum-seekers reach Europe by sea in first half of 2013

 

United Nations Environment Programme

 

Report Shows Unprecedented Climate Extremes over Last Decade

 

WTO

 

DDG Rugwabiza urges women entrepreneurs to be cognizant of new trade landscape

 

Germany donates EUR 1 million to WTO training for developing countries

 

Lamy: “The WTO Secretariat is finally reunited in one place”

 

Members greet food safety body’s half century with plea for science-based trade measures

 

WTO adopts new work programme for least-developed countries

 

WTO workshop on agriculture notifications concludes

IX. Media (select items)

A. News Aggregators

B. International News Sources

C. UN News Service

Escalating use of religious rhetoric could exacerbate Syrian conflict, warns UN adviser

 

South Darfur clash leaves two NGO workers dead, highlights region’s insecurity – UN official

 

UN chief praises EU proposal to temporarily curb oversupply of emission allowances

 

Inter-religious cooperation can be vital asset for rebuilding Sierra Leone – UN expert

 

DPR Korea: UN human rights probe begins work with initial discussions in Geneva

 

Over 8,000 migrants, asylum seekers cross Mediterranean so far this year – UN

 

UN strengthens bonds with Council of Europe to combat human trafficking

 

From the Field: UN food relief agency struggles to cope with Malis lean season’

 

Amid ongoing insecurity, UN voices concern for civilians in Central African Republic

 

Syria: UN human rights office underscores civilian protection amid ongoing fighting in Homs

 

Sudan: UN peacekeeping chief urges parties in Darfur to cease hostilities amid renewed clashes

 

DPR Korea: UN human rights probe begins work with initial discussions in Geneva

 

UN chief praises EU proposal to temporarily curb oversupply of emission allowances

 

Cooperatives can build socio-economic resilience during crises – UN officials

 

UN official urges Egyptians to restore rule of law, ensure protection of human rights

 

Egypt: amid violent protests, Ban says all sides must work for peaceful return to civilian rule

 

Dialogue, ‘quick return to civilian rule’ key to overcoming crisis in Egypt – UN chief

 

Secretary-General welcomes opening of ‘UN City’ agency hub in Copenhagen

 

Guinea: UN’s Ban hails ‘breakthrough’ political deal between government, opposition

 

Dire humanitarian crisis could impede political transition in Yemen – UN envoy

 

Agreement reached to expand visits for separated Sahrawi families – UN

 

Policymakers need to create more opportunities for small farmers, UN report

 

Credible 2014 elections vital to progress on Afghan transition – deputy UN chief

 

Iraq: UN educational agency condemns killing of Baghdad university professor

 

Agreement reached to expand visits for separated Sahrawi families – UN

 

Egypt: Secretary-General appeals for calm, non-violence to overcome ‘deep difficulties’

 

UN humanitarian official urges Israel to lift crippling restrictions on Gaza

 

New UN report cites ‘unprecedented climate extremes’ over past decade

 

Amid fresh violence in Iraq, UN envoy tells authorities ‘this carnage must stop’

 

Security Council strongly condemns attacks and atrocities by the LRA

 

UN human rights arm urges Egyptian President to listen to people’s demands

 

New strategies needed as rapid urbanization threatens sustainable development – UN report

 

Amid heavy fighting in Homs, Ban calls on Syrian parties to avoid civilian casualties

 

Côte d’Ivoire: UN mission strongly condemns attack on disarmament convoy

 

UN monitors northern Indonesia after strong earthquake rattles Aceh province

 

Cameroon can and should improve human rights protection for all – UN rights chief

 

Central African Republic: UN assessment reveals worsening situation for children

 

UN official urges support as Lebanon struggles to cope with ‘huge burden’ of Syrian refugees

 

UN agency welcomes extension of stay for Afghan refugees in Pakistan

 

UN chief hails Iceland’s contribution to gender parity, international justice

 

In Afghanistan, UN deputy chief reiterates commitment to country’s long-term development

 

Mano River countries and partners agree on need to develop security strategy – UN

 

At UN meeting, civil society, private sector partner to ensure food security in Africa

 

In Shanghai, UN posters raise awareness of wildlife protection among metro travellers

 

Research, technology keep pace despite lingering economic crisis– UN-backed report

 

Egypt must find peaceful, democratic means to resolve current crisis – UN spokesperson

 

D. Peace Palace Library

Abu Qatada touches down in Jordan after 10 years of legal wrangles

 

EU, Italy, Netherlands To Probe Malabu Oil Deal

 

Status of regional treaties at stake

 

EU arrest warrant needs urgent reform

 

Bahrain Authorities Decide to Turn Site of demolished Historical Mosque into a Park

 

The rule of law in Africa

 

New Zealand Set to Defend Whales at World Court

 

Sometimes coups are democratic

 

South Sudan – ‘A Failed State Status’ Overshadows the Country’s Second Independence Anniversary!

 

A Coup? Or Something Else? $1.5 Billion in U.S. Aid Is on the Line

 

When Corporate Defendants Go on Offense

 

Stop Efforts to Ban Human Rights Book

 

New EU Ship Recycling Law Not Fit for Purpose Say NGOs

 

Quebec has a right to secede

 

Iraqi Federal Court Delays Ruling on Term-Limit Law

 

African Commission asks Jonathan to rescind directive on execution of prisoners on death row

 

How Do You Flee a Country Without Leaving It?

 

Latin America fumes over Bolivia incident in Snowden saga

 

Belgium: King to abdicate, Philippe to take throne

 

Egypt’s President Mohammed Morsi Out As Military Presents Roadmap

 

Madrid court demands removal of International Brigades memorial

 

EU Parliament to launch enquiry into US eavesdropping

 

Japans defends killing of whales in Antarctica

 

Chad ex-leader Habre charged in Senegal with war crimes

 

Turkey’s Political Fallout On Iraqi Kurdish Crude

 

Lawyer slams US court’s ruling in American Samoa case

 

Snowden’s worst-case scenario: what if no countries take him?

 

The Nile water controversy, Uganda and the position of international law

 

There must be an end to the forever war on terror

 

Intelsat move to take Iranian channels off air illegal: Araqchi

 

Lending Restrictions

 

The ‘Edward Snowden Aviation Club’ and other ways to beat US persecution

 

Tunisia’s chaotic judicial transition

 

‘You can’t eat sharia’

 

No Quick Answers in Fights Over Art

 

E. Jurist Paper Chase

France oil company acquitted in Iraq oil-for-food scandal

 

Israel cabinet approves conscription law reform

 

Europe rights chief calls for investigation of Turkish police response to protests

 

Abu Qatada deported to Jordan

 

Egypt blogger jailed for insulting Morsi released from prison

 

Canada court clears Rwandan genocide suspect

 

Bahrain protesters jailed for entering heavily guarded area

 

Mubarak lawyers enter not guilty plea at retrial

 

UK House of Commons unanimously passes law to hold EU referendum

 

Egypt’s interim government takes action against pro-Morsi media

 

Pakistan government ends moratorium on executions

 

Guantanamo inmate accuses US military of sexual assault against detainees

 

Chairman of Egypt’s Constitutional Court sworn in as interim head of state

 

Egypt military deposes President Morsi, suspends constitution

 

US Treasury department delays PPACA employer mandate

 

Former Chad dictator charged with war crimes

 

Guantanamo prisoners ask federal court to order end to force-feedings

 

UN urges Egypt president to appease protesters

 

AI: US interference with Snowden asylum violates human rights

 

Ireland lawmakers approve of bill liberalizing abortion laws

 

ICTY grants early release to former head of the Bosnian Serb parliament

 

Egypt high court reinstates Mubarak-era prosecutor general

 

UAE court sentences 69 activists charged in coup plot

 

Ohio governor signs new abortion restrictions into law

 

Bahrain court acquits police officers of torture charges

 

Federal appeals court upholds insider trading convictions of 3 former traders

 

Second Circuit overturns class status of authors in Google digital books case

 

F. A Selection of Stories

NSA and GCHQ spy programmes face legal challengeThe Guardian World News

 

Hitting the reset: NSA spying targeted BRICSNews RSS

 

Pope condemns disregard of refugeesTimes of India

 

Pacific Islands meet in Fiji to discuss 2015 adaptation strategyRTCC 

 

Brazil Voices ‘Deep Concern’ Over Gathering of Data by U.S.NYT > Internationa

 

Indonesia urged to be transparent on human rights recordThe Jakarta Post

 

News Analysis: Australia’s Strategy report: Solutions without problemsThe Jakarta Post

 

Czech prosecutors seek parliament’s approval to charge former PMReuters: World News

 

Countering Africa’s green revolutionIRIN

 

Brazil challenges US on ‘espionage’BBC News – World

 

EU to investigate NSA surveillance claimsTop News – UPI.com

 

Global food supply under threat as water wells dry up, analyst warnsThe Guardian World News

 

World’s first floating nuclear power plant to begin operating in Russia in 2016News RSS : News line

 

In Western Sahara, women play large role in forgotten struggle for independenceWashington Post

 

Europe must tackle air pollution, warn UN scientistsThe Guardian World New

 

‘Setback for Democracy’: World Leaders Critical of Egyptian CoupSPIEGEL ONLINE – International

 

Latin America rising: Outrage at ‘imperial hijack’ of Morales’ planeNews RSS : News line

 

China to Test Free Trade Zone in Shanghai as Part of Economic OverhaulNYT > International

 

EU Parliament votes to scrap US data-sharing deal unless Washington reveals spying practicesNews RSS : News line

 

Hungary’s Orban accuses Europe of ‘Soviet-style’ meddlingReuters: Top News

 

AP Impact: Massacre of Muslims in Myanmar ignoredAP Top Headlines

 

Suspect in Torture Is Arrested in AfghanistanNYT > Home Page 

 

IMF’s Lagarde says U.S. budget cuts ‘inappropriate’Reuters: Top News

 

South Sudan: challenge of disarming a nation when no one trusts the stateThe Guardian World News

 

Ambassador Becomes Focus of Egyptians’ Mistrust of U.S.NYT > International

 

A Coup? Or Something Else? $1.5 Billion in U.S. Aid Is on the LineNYT > International 

 

Mohamed Morsi ousted in Egypt’s second revolution in two yearsThe Guardian World News

 

Earth warms at record-breaking paceIRIN

 

Barring of Bolivian Plane Infuriates Latin America as Snowden Case WidensNYT > Home Page

 

Army Ousts Egypt’s President; Morsi Is Taken Into Military CustodyNYT > Home Page

 

EU checking if British surveillance broke law: sourceReuters: World News

 

Latin America fumes over Bolivia incident in Snowden sagaReuters: World News

 

Authorities Search Bolivian President’s Plane for Edward SnowdenPBS NewsHour | PBS

 

Bugged: Ecuador reveals details on London Embassy surveillanceNews RSS : News line

 

Man charged with pretending to be foreign diplomatTop News – UPI.com

 

France, Too, Is Sweeping Up Data, Newspaper RevealsNYT > International

 

Governance in Africa: Challenges for the next 50 yearsPambazuka News : Issue 536

 

How Much Diplomatic Persuasion Does U.S. Wield in Snowden Affair?PBS NewsHour | PBS

 

What Does History Say About U.S. Success in Arming Rebel Movements?PBS NewsHour | PBS

 

France apologises to Bolivia over jet rowAL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE

 

Spain sees no reason to apologize to Bolivia in Snowden sagaReuters: World News

 

Russia, China begin Sea of Japan joint exerciseTop News – UPI.com

 

For Islamists, Dire Lessons on Politics and PowerNYT > International 

 

Bugged by US spying, EU may sever ties with American internet providersNews RSS : News line 

 

French Intelligence Also Said To Be Storing E-Mails, Phone CallsRadio Free Europe / Radio Liberty

 

What Does Morsi’s Ouster Mean for Islamist Movements in Other Nations?PBS NewsHour | PBS

 

African Union suspends EgyptAL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE)

 

Missouri threatens return of gas chambers for death row inmatesThe Guardian World News 

 

U.S. has spotty record on law requiring it to cut aid after coupsWashington Post

 

Experts warn against S. Africa’s plan to sell rhino hornsTop News – UPI.com

 

Libya may become first country to call conflict rape a war crimeTop News – UPI.com

 

Iceland parliament declines Snowden’s citizenship bidReuters: Top News

 

Canadian judge clears Rwandan refugee of war crimesTop News – UPI.com

 

Russian Official Says Venezuela Is the ‘Best Solution’ for SnowdenNYT > 

 

Abu Qatada deported from UKThe Guardian World News

 

Bolivia Becomes Third Country Saying It Would Grant Snowden AsylumRadio Free Europe / Radio Liberty

 

Report: Kerry to ask for settlement freezeTop News – UPI.com

 

Pakistan brings back death penalty, to anger of rights groupsReuters: World News

 

Female inmates sterilized without approvalTop News – UPI.com

 

South American presidents outraged over diverted Bolivian leader’s flightReuters: World News

 

Syrian conflict putting al Qaeda militants closer to Europe: UKReuters: World News

 

EU demands more U.S. respect for privacyTop News – UPI.com

 

Dutch parliament to investigate Prism allegationsReuters: World New

 

Egyptian army suspends constitutionBBC News – World

 

Barack Obama seeks to limit EU fallout over US spying claimsThe Guardian World News

 

Gitmo detainees ask US court to end force feedingNews RSS : News line

 

What are the limits to climate change adaptation?IRIN

 

Abu Qatada deportation moves a step closer as Jordan publishes treatyThe Guardian World News

 

The Cold War Roots Of Islamist TerrorismRadio Free Europe / Radio Liberty

 

U.S., Russia remove potential atom bomb material from VietnamReuters: Top New

 

What Makes One of Bangladesh’s Largest Aid Organizations Work?PBS NewsHour

 

Egypt: Egypt President Morsi Overthrown, Constitution SuspendedAllAfrica News

 

Croatia Joins European UnionNYT > Home Page

 

Chinese wind power company charged with stealing American trade secretsGrist – the latest from Grist

 

‘We don’t need US Embassy in Bolivia’: Morales, UNASUR slam ‘imperial’ skyjack, demand apologiesNews RSS : News line

 

Obama Calls for New Partnership With AfricaNYT > Home Page

 

Africa: Obama Calls Africa’s BluffAllAfrica News: Latest

 

France wants to ‘temporarily suspend’ trade talks with US over NSA spyingNews RSS : News lin

 

‘Act of aggression’: Bolivia to file UN complaint over airspace blockadeNews RSS : News line

 

Rio Tinto Lawsuit Expires in Wake of ‘Kiobel’Law.com – Newswire

 

G. AllAfrica

Egypt: Tunisia Condemns Coup

 

Tanzania: Police Arrest British Terror Suspect

 

East Africa: An East African Spring?

 

Egypt: Rights Group Warns of Escalating Street Violence

 

Somalia: Seven Killed in Bakool Battle

 

Africa: African Govts ‘Fail’ on Health Issues

 

Gambia: Internet Users Targeted By Changes to Information Law

 

Angola: Navy Arrests Over 300 Illegal Immigrants in Six Months

 

Sierra Leone: Inter-Religious Cooperation Can Be Vital Asset for Rebuilding Sierra Leone – UN Expert

 

Nigeria: Governor Says Delta Militants Stealing Crude to Buy Arms

 

Tunisia: ‘France Is Following Up Transition Process Without Interference’

 

Sudan: Fierce Fighting Breaks Out in South Darfur

 

Egypt: African Union Suspends Egypt

 

Africa: UN Experts Examine Eastern Congo Strife

 

Africa: African Union Could Suspend Egypt – AU Official

 

Egypt: Investigate Killings of Morsy Supporters and Opponents – Rights Group

 

Somalia: Seven Killed in Bakool Battle

 

Gambia: Internet Users Targeted By Changes to Information Law

 

Angola: Navy Arrests Over 300 Illegal Immigrants in Six Months

 

Nigeria: Governor Says Delta Militants Stealing Crude to Buy Arms

 

Egypt: Violent Clashes Sweep Nation

 

Mali: Can Peacekeepers Take Control of Mali?

 

Gambia: New Bill Stifles Online Dissent

 

Egypt: Obama Faces Tough Choices On Egypt

 

Africa: Peace and Security Council Statement On Egypt

 

Egypt: Clashes Break Out Near Tahrir Square

 

Kenya: Ruto Wants Witnesses Charged for Lying At ICC

 

Africa: UN Experts Examine Eastern Congo Strife

 

Egypt: Future Interim President Takes Oath As Head of Constitutional Court

 

Liberia: UN Peacekeeping Chief Says Force Not Leaving Anytime Soon

 

Nigeria: Nigeria Weighs War, Amnesty for Boko Haram

 

Tanzania: U.S. First Ladies Promote Investment in Women in Tanzania

 

South Africa: Law Not On Mandla’s Side – Expert

 

Liberia: We Welcome the LNP Interrogative Probe, but With Caution

 

Central Africa: Kerry to Chair UN Meeting On Central Africa

 

Egypt: NGO Accuses Govt Over Sexual Assaults

 

Egypt: Epidemic of Sexual Violence

 

Uganda: Uganda Police Deny Migingo Torture Claims

 

Egypt: UN Rights Arm Urges Morsi to Listen

 

Rwanda: Rwanda Ready to Receive All Returning Refugees As Cessation Clause Comes Into Effect

 

Rwanda: Passports Awaiting Rwandans After Loss of Refugee Status

 

Chad: Habre ‘Charged With War Crimes’

 

Liberia: Seven Picked as Jurors in ‘Mercenary Case’ -Prosecution Drops Many Applicants

 

Egypt: Group Calls on Army to Prevent Violence

 

East Africa: The Struggle to Control the Nile’s Water

 

Mali: UN Peacekeepers Take Over in Mali

 

South Africa: South Africa Asks U.S. to Ease Zimbabwe Sanctions

 

Sudan: Khartoum Hits Hard At Female Activists

 

Mali: UN Peacekeepers Begin Operations in Mali

 

H. A Mixed Bag beyond International Law & Affairs

US should press corrupt practices charges against Murdoch, says MPThe Guardian World News

 

Why You Should Read More Than 1 Newspaper, from Milwaukee to Hong KongJames Fallows :: The Atlantic

 

News Analysis: As Mandela Lies Dying, Disputes Over His Legacy Are Taking HoldNYT > International

 

Legal FuturismPrawfsBlawg

 

As Competition Wanes, Amazon Books Cuts Back DiscountsNYT > Books

 

Legal Theory Lexicon: CausationLegal Theory Blog

 

The Man Behind The Mask: A Profile Of The Lone RangerAll Things Considered : NPR

 

For Islamists, Dire Lessons on Politics and PowerNYT > Home Pag

 

World’s largest offshore windfarm opens in Thames estuaryThe Guardian World News

 

Op-Ed Contributor: In Australia, Misogyny Lives OnNYT > Opinion

 

Burlamaqui, Leibniz and The Pursuit of Happiness – Pic of the WeekIn Custodia Legis

 

Restricting Democracy in Order to Protect Other Liberal ValuesThe Volokh Conspiracy

 

The Murdoch Tapes: Fleet Street, Hypocrisy and the PoliceInforrm’s Blog

 

When the Ruins Were NewHome | The New York Review of Books

 

Civil Rights Activist Diane NashC-SPAN Recent Events

 

Vincent Kelley: Civilization and the Deniability of ImpermanenceDeep Green Resistance

 

How did America’s police become a military force on the streets?International Law – Topics – ABA Journal

 

Turkish court blocks disputed park projectReuters: World News

 

Murdoch: “We’ve Already Apologized” … What More Do You Want? – The Daily Caller

 

America’s Long Civil Rights March, Complete With Stops and StartsProPublica

 

            NSA Stories

DNI James Clapper’s Letter Apologizing to CongressLawfare

 

Rethinking SurveillanceHome | The New York Review of Books

 

U.S. Postal Service Logging All Mail for Law EnforcementNYT > Home Page

 

Taking Note: What the N.S.A. Knows About YouNYT > Opinio

 

SCOTUS petition seeks halt to NSA surveillance, cites secret court order revealed by SnowdenInternational Law – Topics – ABA Journal

 

Surveillance court redefined ‘relevant’ and special-needs doctrine to permit broad data collectionInternational Law – Topics – ABA Journal

 

Germany defends ‘strictly legal’ cooperation with NSAReuters: Top News

 

In worldwide surveillance age, US has big edgeAP Top International News

 

Why India is taking the U.S.’s Side in the Snowden ScandalThe New Republic

 

NSA’s Reach Leads To Calls For Updated Eavesdropping LawsMorning Edition : NPR

 

Op-Ed Contributor: Lincoln’s Surveillance StateNYT > Opinion

 

Spying Scandal: What’s the Fuss about US Surveillance?SPIEGEL ONLINE

 

Snowden Interview: NSA ‘In Bed Together with the Germans’SPIEGEL ONLINE – International

 

Sophistication and the surveillance stateBalkinization 

 

The Government’s ‘General Warrants’ for the Digital AgeACS Blog

 

Protecting SnowdenRichard Falk

 

Hints and Questions About the Secret Fourth Amendment Rulings of the FISA CourtThe Volokh Conspiracy

 

On French EspionageLawfare

 

To What Extent Did the Government Monitor Phone, Internet Activity After 9/11?PBS NewsHour | PBS

 

The NSA’s Spying On Americans: Not As “Inadvertent” As It ClaimsBlog of Rights

 

Ecuador’s strange journey from embracing Snowden to turning him awayWashington Post

 

Bits Blog: With Montana’s Lead, States May Demand Warrants for Cellphone DataNYT > Home Page

 

NSA’s Surveillance Programs, ‘Stunning,’ Should Stir Concern, Constitutional Law Expert SaysACS Blog

 

How Unreasonable Searches of Private Documents Caused the American RevolutionInformed Comment

 

How Does Snooping on Foreign Allies Help Protect National Security?PBS NewsHour | PBS

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