Michael P. Scharf

Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Dean of the School of Law, and Joseph C. Hostetler -- BakerHostetler Professor of Law

Case Western Reserve University, School of Law

11075 East Boulevard

Cleveland, OH 44106-7148

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Seizing the ‘Grotian Moment’: Accelerated Formation of Customary International Law in Times of Fundamental Change

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 43, p. 439, 2010, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-19
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2016
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 1,779 (5,903)

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Customary International Law, Joint Criminal Enterprise, General Assembly Resolutions, Instant Custom, Grotian Moment, International Constitutional Moment, Nuremberg, Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

2.

Forced Marriage: Exploring the Viability of the Special Court for Sierra Leone's New Crime Against Humanity

Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-35, African Perspectives on International Criminal Justice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Oct 2005
Michael P. Scharf and Suzanne Mattler
Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 788 (19,642)

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Special Court for Sierra Leone, Forced marriage, Crimes against humanity, Arranged marriage, Jus cogens, International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Sexual slavery, Torture, Forced pregnancy, Rape, Enslavement, International Criminal Court

3.

Tainted Provenance: When, If Ever, Should Torture Evidence Be Admissible?

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 1, 2008, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-27
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Sep 2007
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Abstract:

torture, exclusionary rule, Cambodia Tribunal, Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, Khmer Rouge, Tuol Sleng, Miranda exception,Nazi Medical Experiments, silver platter doctrine, jus cogens, Military Commissions, doctrine of necessity, Yugoslavia Tribunal, Rwanda Tribunal

4.

Terrorism and Crimes Against Humanity

FORGING A CONVENTION FOR CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY, Chapter 11, pp. 262-278, Leila Nadya Sadat, ed., Cambridge University Press, 2011, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 11-49
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Dec 2011
Michael A. Newton and Michael P. Scharf
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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terrorist, combatant, war, humanitarian law, crimes against humanity, ICC, organizational policy, Protocol I Additional, Geneva Convention, exceptionalism, treaty interpretation, reservations

Self-Representation versus Assignment of Defence Counsel before International Criminal Tribunals

Journal of International Criminal Justice, 2006, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-36
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 Oct 2005
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 261 (91,144)

Abstract:

Self-representation, International trials, Due process, Rights of the defense, Saddam Hussein Trial, Slobodan Millosevic Trial, Iraqi Special Tribunal, International Criminal Court, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, Special Court for Sierra Leone, International Criminal Trib

Self-Representation versus Assignment of Defence Counsel before International Criminal Tribunals

Journal of International Criminal Justice, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 31-46, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law

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Behçet, Corticosteroids, Erythema nodosum, Genital ulcer, Therapy

6.

Errors and Missteps: Key Lessons the Iraqi Special Tribunal Can Learn from the ICTY, ICTR and SCSL

Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-33, Cornell International Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Sep 2005
Michael P. Scharf and Ahran Kang
Case Western Reserve University School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

Saddam Hussein, Iraqi Special Tribunal,Yugoslavia War Crimes Tribunal, Rwanda Genocide Tribunal, Special Court for Sierra Leone, Procedure, Judicial Legitimacy, Self- Representation, International Trial Observers, Televise Court Proceedings, Witness Protection, Plea Bargaining, Hearsay Rule, Judicia

7.

The Lockerbie Model

INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL LAW, M. Cherif Bassiouni, ed., 3rd Ed, Transnational Publishers/Brill, 2007, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-10
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Mar 2007
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Scottish tribunal, Pan Am Flight 103, Lockerbie, Libyan terrorists, Pan Am 103 Tribunal, Montreal Convention, Camp Zeist, Chapter VII resolution of UN Security Council

8.

International Law in Crisis: A Qualitative Empirical Contribution to the Compliance Debate

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 31, pp. 45-97, 2009, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-33
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Nov 2009
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 217 (100,072)
Citation 1

Abstract:

The Limits of International Law, Compliance, Politics, Qualitative Empirical Analysis, State Department Legal Advisers, International Law, American Foreign Policy, International Legal Obligation, Torture Memos, Torture Convention, Geneva Conventions, Guantanamo Bay, Abu Ghraib, John Yoo

9.

No Way Out? The Question of Unilateral Withdrawals of Referrals to the ICC and Other Human Rights Courts

Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-21
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2008
Michael P. Scharf and Patrick Dowd
Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Abstract:

International Criminal Court, Rome Statute, Uganda, European Court of Human Rights, Inter-American Court of Human Rights, Procedure, Peace Negotiations

10.

On Terrorism and Whistle-Blowing

Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 7-05, Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Mar 2007
Michael P. Scharf and Colin McLaughlin
Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 203 (103,615)

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Whistle-blowing, terrorism, retaliation, Abu Ghraib, CIA Black Sites, NSA Domestic wiretapping, Model Rules of Professional Conduct, Model Rule 1.6, Model Rule 1.6(b), Civil Service Reform Act, Merit Systems Protection Board, Whistleblower Protection Act, Garcetti v. Ceballos

11.

From the eXile Files: An Essay on Trading Justice for Peace

Washington and Lee Law Review, Forthcoming, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-31
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, Liberian President Charles Taylor, International duty to prosecute, Amnesty and exile-for-peace deals, International Law, Geneva Convention, jus cogens, crimes against humanity, war crimes, universal jurisdiction, amnesty, and exile

12.

Chaos in the Courtroom: Controlling Disruptive Defendants and Contumacious Counsel in War Crimes Trials

Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-9, Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 38, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Mar 2007
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Abstract:

Disruptive defendants, contumacious counsel, war crimes trials,Saddam Hussein Trial,Chicago Seven,Illinois v. Allen,remedies for disruption,Slobodan Milosevic Trial,International Criminal Court, Iraqi High Tribunal, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, stand-by public defenders

13.

Saddam on Trial: Understanding and Debating the Iraqi High Tribunal

Carolina Academic Press, 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Gregory S. McNeal and Michael P. Scharf
Pepperdine University School of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 170 (127,661)

Abstract:

Saddam Hussein, Saddam Trial, Iraqi High Tribunal, war crimes, international criminal law, Iraq, international humanitarian law

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Reflections on Shared Law School Leadership

46 University of Toledo Law Review 299 - 309 (2015), Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-24
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2015
Jessica Wilen Berg and Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 123 (158,928)

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Law School Deans, Co-Deans, Co-CEOs, Law School Admissions, Law School Fundraising, Joint Decision-making, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, dual leadership, shared leadership

15.

Show Trial or Real Trial? A Digest of the Evidence Submitted During the Prosecution's Case-in-Chief at the Dujail Trial of the Iraqi High Tribunal

SADDAM ON TRIAL: UNDERSTANDING THE DEBATING THE IRAQI HIGH TRIBUNAL, Michael P. Scharf and Gregory S. McNeal, eds., Carolina Academic Press, 2006
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Gregory S. McNeal and Michael P. Scharf
Pepperdine University School of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 78 (230,289)

Abstract:

Saddam Hussein, Iraq, Iraqi High Tribunal, evidence, testimony, control, knowledge, intent, command responsibility, armed conflict, war crimes, widespread attack, systematic attack, prohibited acts, execution, international humanitarian law

16.

Accelerated Formation of Customary International Law

20 ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law 305 (2014), Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-22
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2014
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Abstract:

international law, customary international law, crimes against humanity, terrorism, international criminal law

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How the War Against ISIS Changed International Law

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 48, 2016, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-6
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Mar 2016
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Abstract:

ISIS, ISIL, Islamic State, use of force, self-defense, humanitarian intervention, hot pursuit, failed states, Article 51 of the United Nations Charter, customary international law, terrorists, al Qaeda, targeted killing, Grotian Moment, Syria, Iraq, 9/11, Nuremberg Trial, non-state actors, Security

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The Iraqi High Tribunal: A Viable Experiment in International Justice?

Journal of International Criminal Justice, Vol. 5, Issue 2, pp. 258-263, 2007
Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Michael P. Scharf
Case Western Reserve University School of Law

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 89    Citations: 0
1.

Case School of Law- Mock Congressional Hearing Regarding the NSA Wiretapping Controversy

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 21 Sep 2006
Georgetown University Law Center, University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Abstract:

NSA Surveillance, NSA, wiretapping, terrorism, fourth amendment, 4th amendment, FISA, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, warantless wiretapping