The International Criminal Tribunal for Yugoslavia and Domestic Courts: What Interaction?
Humanitarian Law Centre, Strategy for Transitional Justice in the former Yugoslavia, pp. 225-240, 2005
5 Pages Posted: 9 Jul 2008 Last revised: 28 Sep 2008
Date Written: July 6, 2005
This article proposes an analytic framework to understand the evolution of the ICTY's relationship to the domestic courts of the Former-Yugoslavia. It finds that the purported primacy of the ICTY is gradually incorporating elements of the "complementarity" regime characteristic of the ICC.
Keywords: International criminal tribunal, ICTY, international criminal tribunal for the former-Yugoslavia, ICTR, international criminal justice, former-yugoslavia, war crimes, primacy, complementarity
JEL Classification: K1, K10, K33, N40
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