A New Geography of Abuse? The Contested Scope of U.S. Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment Obligations

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Craig Forcese

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

Date Written: August 1, 2005

Abstract

An article on the geographic reach of human rights obligations in international law and US constitutional rights in counter-terrorism.

Keywords: international human rights law, extraterritoriality, terrorism

Suggested Citation

Forcese, Craig, A New Geography of Abuse? The Contested Scope of U.S. Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment Obligations (August 1, 2005). Berkeley Journal of International Law (BJIL), Vol. 24, 2006. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1623474

Craig Forcese (Contact Author)

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section ( email )

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