The International Criminal Court

The Cambridge Companion to International Criminal Law, William Schabas, Ed., 2016

Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-05-02

38 Pages Posted: 17 May 2014 Last revised: 18 Jul 2019

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Leila N. Sadat

Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law

Date Written: May 1, 2014

Abstract

This Chapter briefly explores the efforts that led to the establishment of the International Criminal Court in 1998, outlines the basic structure and operations of the Court as well as its current proceedings, and, finally, elaborate upon some of the challenges it faces as it begins its second decade.

Keywords: international criminal court, crimes against humanity, war crimes, international humanitarian law, international institutions

Suggested Citation

Sadat, Leila N., The International Criminal Court (May 1, 2014). The Cambridge Companion to International Criminal Law, William Schabas, Ed., 2016; Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-05-02. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2437441

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