Simon Chesterman

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law

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1.

'Leading from Behind': The Responsibility to Protect, the Obama Doctrine, and Humanitarian Intervention After Libya

Ethics & International Affairs 25 (2011), 279–285., NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-35
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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humanitarian intervention, human rights, responsibility to protect, international law, Libya, United Nations, Security Council

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An International Rule of Law?

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 56, pp. 331-361, 2008, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-11
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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rule of law, international law, international organizations, United Nations, Security Council

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Crimean War 2.0: Ukraine and International Law

Straits Times, March 2014
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Mar 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Ukraine, Crimea, secession, international law, Russia

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The Turn to Ethics: Disinvestment from Multinational Corporations for Human Rights Violations - The Case of Norway's Sovereign Wealth Fund

American University International Law Review, Vol. 23, pp. 577-615, 2008, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-25
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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ethics, multinational corporations, sovereign wealth funds, disinvestment, divestment, Norway

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The UN Security Council and the Rule of Law

United Nations General Assembly Security Council, Doc. A/63/69-S/2008/270, 2008, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-57
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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United Nations, Security Council, rule of law, resolutions, terrorism, weapons of mass destruction, WMD, counter-proliferation, accountability

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From Mercenaries to Market: The Rise and Regulation of Private Military Companies (Introduction)

FROM MERCENARIES TO MARKET: THE RISE AND REGULATION OF PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES, Simon Chesterman and Chia Lehnardt, eds., Oxford University Press, 2007, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 07-09
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 May 2007
Simon Chesterman and Chia Lehnardt
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law and New York University School of Law
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mercenaries, private military companies (PMCs), private security companies (PSCs), use of force, Iraq, Africa, international humanitarian law

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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold War: Intelligence and International Law

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 27, 2006
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 13 Mar 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Intelligence, International Law, United Nations, Terrorism, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Sanctions, International Criminal Law

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Are Sanctions Meant to Work? The Politics of Creating and Implementing Sanctions Through the United Nations

Global Governance, Vol. 9, pp. 503-518, 2003
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Apr 2008
Simon Chesterman and Beatrice Pouligny
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law and Sciences Po
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sanctions, United Nations

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Globalization Rules: Accountability, Power, and the Prospects for Global Administrative Law

Global Governance, Vol. 14, pp. 39-52, 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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global governance, global administrative law, World Trade Organization, Security Council, United Nations, international law, rule of law, accountability

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Ownership in Theory and in Practice: Transfer of Authority in UN Statebuilding Operations

Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, Vol. 1, No. 1, March 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Mar 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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development, ownership, post-conflict reconstruction, statebuilding, United Nations peace operations

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Does ASEAN Exist? The Association of Southeast Asian Nations as an International Legal Person

Singapore Year Book of International Law, Vol. 12, pp. 199-211, 2008, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-26
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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ASEAN, international legal personality, regional organizations

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Resolving Territorial Disputes: Cambodia-Thailand, the South China Sea, and the Role of International Law

Shangri-La Dialogue, 2011
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 07 Jun 2011
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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international law, territorial disputes, maritime disputes, South China Sea

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From State Failure to State-Building: Problems and Prospects for a United Nations Peacebuilding Commission

Journal of International Law and International Relations, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Aug 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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peacekeeping, United Nations, state-building, peace-building, state failure

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Leashing the Dogs of War: The Rise of Private Military and Security Companies

Carnegie Reporter, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 36-45, Fall 2008, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-24
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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private military companies, private security companies, private military and security companies, PMCs, PMSCs, mercenaries, regulation, Blackwater, Iraq, Afghanistan, Nisour Square, UCMJ, MEJA

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Private Security, Public Order: The Outsourcing of Public Services and Its Limits (Introduction)

PRIVATE SECURITY, PUBLIC ORDER: THE OUTSOURCING OF PUBLIC SERVICES AND ITS LIMITS, Simon Chesterman and Angelina Fisher, eds., pp. 1-7, Oxford University Press, 2009, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-47
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2009
Simon Chesterman and Angelina Fisher
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law and New York University School of Law
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private military companies, private security companies, private military and security companies, PMCs, PMSCs, mercenaries, regulation, Blackwater, Xe, privatization, outsourcing

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Reforming the United Nations: Legitimacy, Effectiveness, and Power After Iraq

Singapore Year Book of International Law, Vol. 10, pp. 59-86, 2006
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Mar 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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United Nations, Reform, Security Council, Peacebuilding Commission

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'We Can't Spy... If We Can't Buy!': The Privatization of Intelligence and the Limits of Outsourcing 'Inherently Governmental Functions'

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 19, No. 5, pp. 1055-1074, 2008, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-27
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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intelligence, privatization, outsourcing, surveillance, rendition, interrogation, inherently governmental

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Asia's Ambivalence About International Law & Institutions: Past, Present, and Futures

European Journal of International Law, 27(4) (2016), 945-978, NUS Law Working Paper No. 2015/014, NUS - Centre for Asian Legal Studies Working Paper No. 15/09
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2017
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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international law, international organization, Asia, regional integration, dispute resolution, ASEAN, colonialism

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One Nation Under Surveillance: A New Social Contract to Defend Freedom Without Sacrificing Liberty (Introduction)

Simon Chesterman, ONE NATION UNDER SURVEILLANCE: A NEW SOCIAL CONTRACT TO DEFEND FREEDOM WITHOUT SACRIFICING LIBERTY, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-14
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2018
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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surveillance, privacy, intelligence, national security, terrorism, emergency powers, legal theory, public law, constitutional law, United States, United Kingdom

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Secrets and Lies: Intelligence Activities and the Rule of Law in Times of Crisis

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 28, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Aug 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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intelligence, rule of law, covert operations, warrantless surveillance, wiretapping, United States

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Secretary or General? The UN Secretary-General in World Politics (Introduction)

SECRETARY OR GENERAL? THE UN SECRETARY-GENERAL IN WORLD POLITICS, Simon Chesterman, ed., Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 10 Mar 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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United Nations, Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, Ban Ki-moon

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WikiLeaks, Secrets, and Lies

Project Syndicate, December 2, 2010
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 Dec 2010
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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The International Court of Justice in Asia: Interpreting the Temple of Preah Vihear Case

Asian Journal of International Law, vol. 5 (2015), p. 1
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 20 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2015
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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International Court of Justice, jurisdiction, dispute resolution, Asia, Preah Vihear, Thailand, Cambodia

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Wikileaks and the Future of Diplomacy

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 15 Jun 2011
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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No More Rwandas vs No More Kosovos: Intervention and Prevention

LA PROTECCION INTERNCIONAL DE LOS DERECHOS HUMANOS: UN RETO EN EL SIGLO XXI, Ana Covarrubias Velaso and Daniel Ortega Nieto, eds., pp. 175-200, Mexico: El Colegio de México, 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 25 May 2008
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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responsibility to protect, Kosovo, Rwanda, prevention, humanitarian intervention

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Law and Practice of the United Nations (Introduction)

Simon Chesterman, Thomas M. Franck, David M. Malone, LAW AND PRACTICE OF THE UNITED NATIONS, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Oct 2008
Simon Chesterman, Thomas M. Franck and David M. Malone
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law, New York University School of Law and International Development Research Centre
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An Altogether Different Order: Defining the Elements of Crimes Against Humanity

Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law, Vol. 10, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2000
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Nov 2000
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Oil and Water: Regulating the Behavior of Multinational Corporations Through Law

New York University Journal of International Law and Politics, Vol. 36, pp. 307-329, 2004
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Mar 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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multinational corporations, corporate social responsibility (CSR), United Nations, Global Compact, international criminal law, International Criminal Court

Data Protection Law in Singapore: Privacy and Sovereignty in an Interconnected World (Introduction)

Academy Publishing, 2014
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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data protection, privacy, Singapore, sovereignty, globalization

Data Protection Law in Singapore: Privacy and Sovereignty in an Interconnected World (Introduction)

Simon Chesterman (ed), Data Protection Law in Singapore: Privacy and Sovereignty in an Interconnected World (2nd edition; Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2018), 1-9
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2018
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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data protection, privacy, data privacy, globalization, Singapore, cyberlaw

After Privacy: The Rise of Facebook, the Fall of WikiLeaks, and Singapore's Personal Data Protection Act 2012

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, pp. 391-415, 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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privacy, data protection, Singapore

After Privacy: The Rise of Facebook, the Fall of Wikileaks, and Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Act 2012

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, p. 391, December 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Apr 2013
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Making States Work: State Failure and the Crisis of Governance (Introduction & Conclusion)

MAKING STATES WORK: STATE FAILURE AND THE CRISIS OF GOVERNANCE, Simon Chesterman, Michael Ignatieff and Ramesh Thakur, eds., Tokyo: United Nations University Press, 2005
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 May 2007
Simon Chesterman, Michael Ignatieff and Ramesh Thakur
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and United Nations University
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nation-building, state-building, post-conflict reconstruction, United Nations, colonialism

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Occupation as Liberation: International Humanitarian Law and Regime Change

Ethics & International Affairs, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 51-64, 2004
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Mar 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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occupation law, United Nations, Iraq, United States, post-conflict reconstruction, state-building, nation-building

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Intelligence Cooperation in International Operations: Peacekeeping, Weapons Inspections, and the Apprehension and Prosecution of War Criminals

ACCOUNTABILITY OF INTERNATIONAL INTELLIGENCE COOPERATION, Hans Born and Ian Leigh, eds., Forthcoming, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-34
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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United Nations, intelligence, peacekeeping, weapons of mass destruction, international criminal law

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'I'll Take Manhattan': The International Rule of Law and the United Nations Security Council

The Hague Journal on the Rule of Law, Forthcoming, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-67
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Dec 2008
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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rule of law, Security Council, Kadi, Yusuf, sanctions

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Does the UN Have Intelligence?

Survival, Vol. 48, No. 3, pp. 149-164, 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Mar 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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United Nations, intelligence, Secretary-General

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Shared Secrets: Intelligence and Collective Security

Lowy Institute Paper No. 10
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 10 May 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Intelligence, United Nations, Terrorism, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Sanctions, International Criminal Law

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The Evolution of Legal Education: Internationalization, Transnationalization, Globalization

German Law Journal, Vol. 10, No. 7, p. 877, 2009, CLPE Research Paper No. 33/2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Legal education, Transnationalization, Internationalization, Globalization

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Human Rights as Subjectivity: The Age of Rights and the Politics of Culture

Millennium: Journal of International Studies, Vol. 27, pp. 97-118, 1998
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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human rights

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No Justice Without Peace? International Criminal Law and the Decision to Prosecute

CIVILIANS IN WAR, Simon Chesterman, ed., Lynne Rienner, 2001
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Apr 2008
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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transitional justice, war crimes, international criminal tribunal, victor's justice, peace

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Do Driverless Cars Dream of Electric Sheep?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Sep 2016
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Autonomous Vehicles, Driverless Cars, Self-Driving Vehicles, Law, Regulation, Traffic Law, Trolley Problem

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The Outlook for UN Reform

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-55
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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United Nations, Security Council, Responsibility to Protect, Self-Defence

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Last Rights: Euthanasia, the Sanctity of Life, and the Law in the Netherlands and the Northern Territory of Australia

International and Comparative Law Quarterly, Vol. 47, pp. 362-393, 1998
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2017
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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euthanasia

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Imposed Constitutions, Imposed Constitutionalism, and Ownership

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 4, 2005
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Aug 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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state-building, Iraq, constitution, constitutions, constitutionalism, post-conflict reconstruction, nation-building

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Just War or Just Peace After September 11: Axes of Evil and Wars Against Terror in Iraq and Beyond

New York University Journal of International Law and Politics, Vol. 37, pp. 281-301, 2005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Mar 2007
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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just war, Iraq, United Nations, war on terror, international law, Security Council

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Lawyers, Guns, and Money: The Governance of Business Activities in Conflict Zones

Chicago Journal of International Law, vol. 11 (2011), pp. 321-342, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. LKYSPP10-005-CAG, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-34
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Human Rights, International Humanitarian Law, Corporations, Business, Private Military and Security Companies

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I Spy

Survival, Vol. 50, No. 3, pp. 163-176, 2008, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-16
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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intelligence, Central Intelligence Agency, Iraq, 9/11

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UNaccountable? The United Nations, Emergency Powers, and the Rule of Law in Asia

EMERGENCY POWERS IN ASIA, Victor V. Ramraj & Arun K. Thiruvengadam, eds., Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-42
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2015
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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rule of law, emergency powers, East Timor, Timor-Leste, Afghanistan, United Nations

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How 'Public' is Public International Law? Towards a Typology of NGOs and Civil Society Actors

Presented at the Carabinieri Officers Academy 3rd International Conference, “The Protection of Civilian Population in Warfare — The Role of Humanitarian Organizations and Civil Society”, Rome, 27‐28 October 2017. Final version published in Global Governance, vol 24 (2018), pp. 159-168., NUS Law Working Paper No. 2018/003
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 26 May 2018
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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international law, international humanitarian law, non-governmental organisations, NGOs, civil society, history and theory of international law

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The Myth of Magna Carta — Or, How a Failed Peace Treaty with French Aristocrats Was Reinvented as the Foundation of English (and American) Liberty

The Singapore Law Gazette, January 2016, 38-42, NUS Law Working Paper No. 2015/012
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2017
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Magna Carta, rule of law, democracy, human rights

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From Community to Compliance? The Evolution of Monitoring Obligations in ASEAN (Introduction and Chapter One)

Cambridge University Press, 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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ASEAN, Monitoring, Integration, International Organisations, International Law, Economic Community

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The Globalisation of Legal Education

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, pp. 58-67, July 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 May 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2013
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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legal education, globalisation, globalization, pedagogy

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Phone-Hacking, Muck-Raking, and the Future of Surveillance

OUPblog: Oxford University Press's Academic Insights for the Thinking World, February 2011, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-30
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 25 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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phone-hacking, surveillance, privacy, intelligence, Britain, CCTV, DNA, journalism, new media

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Book Review: The Responsibility to Protect: Ending Mass Atrocity Crimes Once and for All, by Gareth Evans

Cambridge Review of International Affairs 29 (2009), 541–543
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 06 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Responsibility to Protect

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International Criminal Law with Asian Characteristics?

Columbia Journal of Asian Law (2014), vol. 27, pp. 129-164., NUS Law Working Paper No. 2014/002, NUS - Centre for Asian Legal Studies Working Paper No. 14/04
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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international criminal law, Tokyo Trial, Cambodia, Timor-Leste, war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide, aggression

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State-Building, the Social Contract, and the Death of God

Future of Statebuilding: Ethics, Power and Responsibility in International Relations Conference, October 2009, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper no. 11-02
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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State-Building, Peacebuilding, International Territorial Administration, Social Contract, Political Theory

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Asia's Role in Global Governance: World Economic Forum Global Redesign Initiative - Singapore Hearing

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. LKYSPP10-002, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-09
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Kishore Mahbubani and Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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global governance, Asia, sovereignty, Asian way, pragmatism, security, climate change, financial regulation, social enterprises, World Economic Forum, Davos

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Global Administrative Law (Working Paper for the S.T. Lee Project on Global Governance)

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-52
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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global governance, global administrative law, UN Security Council, targeted financial sanctions

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Never Again... and Again: Law, Order, and the Gender of War Crimes in Bosnia and Beyond

Yale Journal of International Law, Vol. 22, No. 2, 1997
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Apr 2008
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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war crimes, international criminal law, rape

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A Little Less Privacy, a Bit More Security

ONE NATION UNDER SURVEILLANCE: A NEW SOCIAL CONTRACT TO DEFEND FREEDOM WITHOUT SACRIFICING LIBERTY, Oxford University Press, 2011
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 30 Nov 2010
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Review Essay: International Territorial Administration and the Limits of Law

Leiden Journal of International Law, Vol. 23, pp. 437-447, 2010, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-44
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Academic Freedom in New Haven and Singapore

Straits Times, 30 March 2012, page A23
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 30 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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academic freedom, Singapore, New Haven, Yale

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Dogs of War or Jackals of Terror? Foreign Fighters and Mercenaries in International Law

NUS Law Working Paper No. 2016/007, International Community Law Review 18(5) (2016), pp. 389–399
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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mercenaries, foreign fighters, terrorism, international law, United Nations, Security Council

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The Fall and Rise of Legal Education in Singapore

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies [2017] 201-214
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2017
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Legal Education, Singapore, Globalisation, Law & Technology

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The Fall and Rise of Legal Education in Asia: Inhibition, Imitation, Innovation

Presented at the conference “Legal Education in Asia: From Imitation to Innovation”, Shanghai, 21 November 2015, NUS Law Working Paper No. 2015/015, NUS - Centre for Asian Legal Studies Working Paper No. 15/10
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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legal education, comparative law, globalization, Asia, law & technology, legal profession

65.

The Appointment of Executive Heads of International Organizations

Excerpted from the Chapter 'Executive Heads,' in Jacob Katz Cogan, Ian Hurd and Ian Johnstone (eds), The Oxford Handbook of International Organizations (Oxford University Press, 2016), 822–838.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2018
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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international organizations, intergovernmental organizations, executive head, president, secretary-general, managing director, United Nations, World Bank, IMF, NATO, ASEAN, WTO

66.

The Turn to Outsourcing in U.S. Intelligence

Simon Chesterman, ONE NATION UNDER SURVEILLANCE: A NEW SOCIAL CONTRACT TO DEFEND FREEDOM WITHOUT SACRIFICING LIBERTY, Oxford University Press, 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Mar 2012
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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intelligence, national security, law, privatization, outsourcing, inherently governmental

67.

Taking Stock: The UN Security Council and the Rule of Law

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 02 Nov 2010
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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That's Academic

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Mar 2018
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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universities, academia, academics, technology, employment, education

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Tinkering with the Machinery of Death: Rethinking the Death Penalty in the United States, Japan, and Singapore

Straits Times, May 2014
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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capital punishment, death penalty, Singapore, Japan, United States

70.

Responsibility to Protect, Responsibility to Whom?

final version available in International Studies Review, vol. 17 (2015), pp. 699–701.
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2015
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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responsibility to protect, humanitarian intervention, sovereignty

71.

Who Killed Privacy?

Straits Times, 26 May 2012
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 30 May 2012
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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privacy, data protection, Singapore

72.

Are University Students Products or Customers?

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Nov 2018
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Universities, Academia, Academics, Employment, Education, Metaphors, Language

73.

Syria Deal No Utopia for International Law

Straits Times, 2 October 2013
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Oct 2013
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Syria, international law, Responsibility to Protect, Security Council, weapons of mass destruction

74.

Privacy and Our Digital Selves

The Straits Times, September 2, 2017
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Sep 2017
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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personal data, data protection, privacy, Internet of Things, Smart Nation, Singapore

75.

Lies, Damned Lies, and the International Rule of Law

Opinio Juris Symposium
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 May 2016 Last Revised: 19 May 2016
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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international law, rule of law, human rights

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Why Rule of Law Remains Important

Straits Times, February 2012
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 29 Mar 2012
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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rule of law

77.

R2P and Humanitarian Intervention: From Apology to Utopia and Back Again

Robin Geiß & Nils Melzer (eds.), The Oxford Handbook on the International Law of Global Security (Oxford University Press, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Aug 2018
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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How Many Lawyers Is Too Many?

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Nov 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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lawyers, access to justice, law and development

79.

Ordinary Citizens or a License to Kill? The Turn to Law in Regulating Britain’s Intelligence Services

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-63
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Sep 2010
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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National Security, Surveillance, and Privacy after Osama

American Constitution Society Book Talk, 2011
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 15 Jun 2011
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Swiss Security Policy Hearings 2009 - Neutrality and its Discontents

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-37
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 May 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Switzerland, security policy, neutrality, peace operations, United Nations, international law

82.

International Law and Its Others

Heike Krieger & Georg Nolte (eds), The International Rule of Law, Forthcoming, NUS Law Working Paper No. 2018/004
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2018
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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83.

Legal and Ethical Perspectives on Industry Support to Air Operations

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-19
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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private military and security companies, PMCs, PSCs, mercenaries, Blackwater, Xe, air force, air operations, UAVs, global administrative law

84.

Climate Change: What Do We Owe the Future?

Straits Times (Singapore), 2013
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Feb 2013
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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climate change, intergenerational equity, mitigation, adaptation, environmental law

85.

The Secretary-General We Deserve?

Global Governance (2015), Vol. 21, No. 4, pp. 505-513
Posted: 18 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2015
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law

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Secretary-General, United Nations, international organizations, international law, global governance

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The Charter of the United Nations: A Commentary - Articles 97, 98, 99

THE CHARTER OF THE UNITED NATIONS: A COMMENTARY, Bruno Simma, Daniel-Erasmus Khan, Georg Nolte & Andreas Paulus, eds., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming
Posted: 07 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law

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United Nations, UN Charter, Secretary-General, Secretariat, Security Council

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‘We Can't Spy … If We Can't Buy!’: The Privatization of Intelligence and the Limits of Outsourcing ‘Inherently Governmental Functions’

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 19, Issue 5, pp. 1055-1074, 2008
Posted: 17 Jan 2009
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law

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Other Papers (2)

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1.

Snowplough Parenting: Clearing Away All Obstacles May Limit a Child’s Ability to Succeed

Straits Times Newspaper (Singapore), 11 August 2012
Posted: 12 Aug 2012
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Why Not Torture?

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Dec 2014
Simon Chesterman
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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torture, terrorism, ticking time-bomb