Proving Genocide: The High Standards of the International Court of Justice
4 Pages Posted: 30 Sep 2015 Last revised: 25 Sep 2016
Date Written: 2015
On February 3, 2015, the International Court of Justice rendered a final judgment in Croatian Genocide. As in Bosnian Genocide, the Court failed to justify the high standards of proof it applied to proving the dolus specialis of genocide.
Keywords: International Court of Justice, ICJ, Croatia, Croatian Genocide, Bosnia, Bosnian Genocide, genocide, burden of proof, standard of proof, actus reus, dolus specialis
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