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Tribunal on Accountability for Malaysia MH17 Crash (July 01, 2015) by Constance Johnson

Australia, Belgium, Malaysia, the Netherlands, and Ukraine, the five countries involved in the Joint Investigation Team ...

Topic: International organizations; Transportation safety and security
Jurisdiction: United Nations

Plan to Host Rule of Law Center (June 23, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On June 5, 2015, it was announced that a regional legal training center will be established ...

Topic: International organizations; Legal training
Jurisdiction: Senegal

Ruling on French Case of Discontinuation of Treatment (June 17, 2015) by Nicolas Boring

On June 5, 2015, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), in ...

Topic: Euthanasia; International organizations; Patient's rights; Right to refuse medical treatment
Jurisdiction: European Court of Human Rights; France

Revised Standards for Treatment of Prisoners Approved by Commission (May 26, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On May 18, 2015, Juan E. Méndez, United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture and Other Cruel, ...

Topic: Correctional facilities and imprisonment; Human rights; International organizations
Jurisdiction: United Nations

Website Seeks to Address Discrimination Against People with Albinism (May 12, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On May 5, 2015, the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) ...

Topic:  Minority rights; Discrimination; Human rights; International organizations
Jurisdiction: United Nations

Indictment for Crimes Against Humanity (March 31, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On March 27, 2015, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), a United Nations-backed ...

Topic: Crimes against humanity; International affairs; International organizations
Jurisdiction: Cambodia; United Nations

Bill Approved to Allow Foreign Organizations to Be Declared Undesirable (February 24, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On January 20, 2015, the State Duma of the Russian Federation (the lower chamber of the ...

Topic: Church and state relations; Freedom of religion; Human rights; International organizations; Religious minorities
Jurisdiction: Russia

VAT Tax to Be Initiated in 2016 (November 14, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On October 31, 2014, the International Monetary Fund commended Surname's recent efforts to address the country's ...

Topic: International organizations; Taxation; Value-added tax
Jurisdiction: Suriname

Human Rights Office Critical of Draft LGBT Law (October 28, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On October 24, 2014, the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) ...

Topic: Freedom of speech; International organizations; LGBT rights
Jurisdiction: Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyzstan)

Prohibition of Unionization of Military Personnel Condemned (October 24, 2014) by Nicolas Boring

In two related decisions, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has found that France's prohibition ...

Topic: Human rights; International organizations; Labor-management relations; Military service
Jurisdiction: European Court of Human Rights; France

Plan to Contest Decision to End Ban on Tamil Tigers (October 23, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On October 16, 2014, the European Court of Justice annulled the European Council's 2006 listing of ...

Topic: International organizations; Judiciary; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: European Union; Sri Lanka

Human Rights Experts Again Urge Sedition Law Abolition (October 15, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On October 8, 2014, a group of experts associated with the United Nations Human Rights Council ...

Topic: Civil rights and liberties; Crime and law enforcement; Freedom of speech; International organizations
Jurisdiction: Malaysia

Trial of Kenyan President Adjourned (September 11, 2014) by Constance Johnson

The International Criminal Court (ICC) announced on September 5, 2014, that the trial of Uhuru Kenyatta, ...

Topic: Crimes against humanity; International organizations; Judiciary
Jurisdiction:  International Criminal Court; Kenya

Court Awards Control of Maritime Region (July 15, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On July 7, 2014, the Permanent Court of Arbitration, which is located in The Hague, issued ...

Topic: Alternative dispute resolution; Boundaries; International affairs; International organizations; Treaties and International Agreements/Maritime
Jurisdiction: Bangladesh; India

Draft Directive on Damage Claims by Victims of Antitrust Violations (June 30, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

In April 2014, the European Parliament adopted a proposal for a Directive regulating various aspects of ...

Topic: Commerce; Competition and antitrust; International organizations
Jurisdiction: European Union

Experts Oppose Draft Law on Religious Conversion (June 26, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On June 20, 2014, independent human rights experts from the United Nations asked Burma not to ...

Topic: Church and state relations; Human rights; International organizations; Religious minorities
Jurisdiction: Burma; United Nations

Convicted War Criminal Sentenced (May 30, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On May 23, 2014, the International Criminal Court (ICC) sentenced Germain Katanga, a militia leader from ...

Topic: International organizations; Sentencing; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; International Criminal Court

Petition from Muslim Brotherhood Rejected (May 12, 2014) by George Sadek

In an official statement issued on May 8, 2014, the International Criminal Court (ICC) announced that ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; International organizations; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Egypt; International Criminal Court

Special Tribunal Indicts Journalists and Media Organizations for Contempt (May 06, 2014) by Issam Saliba

On April 24, 2014, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, a hybrid international/domestic court, charged two journalists ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; International organizations; Specialized courts; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Russia Challenges EU Energy Laws Before WTO (May 06, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

In May 2014, the Russian Federation filed a formal complaint before the World Trade Organization (WTO) ...

Topic: International organizations
Jurisdiction: European Union

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Last updated: July 01, 2015