Investigation of Torture Claims in Israel: Analysis of the 2012 High Court of Justice Ruling and the Türkel Commission Report

S. Casey-Maslen (ed), The War Report, Oxford University Press, 2013, 426.

23 Pages Posted: 7 Feb 2014

Date Written: May 7, 2013

Abstract

This article examines Israeli domestic investigations (or, more precisely, their absence) following torture allegations in light of the HCJ jurisprudence and the Türkel Commission Report, within the broader context of Israeli willingness to investigate and prosecute international crimes.

Keywords: Torture, War crimes investigation, accountability, Israel, Palestine

JEL Classification: K33

Suggested Citation

Weill, Sharon and Ballas, Irit, Investigation of Torture Claims in Israel: Analysis of the 2012 High Court of Justice Ruling and the Türkel Commission Report (May 7, 2013). S. Casey-Maslen (ed), The War Report, Oxford University Press, 2013, 426.. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2392254 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2392254

Sharon Weill (Contact Author)

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Irit Ballas

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