Is There an Obligation to Prosecute or Extradite Alleged International Criminals Under Customary International Law?

In Proceedings of the 6th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL, Canberra, 1998) 57-63

Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 19/2019

8 Pages Posted: 24 Nov 2017 Last revised: 11 May 2019

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Alberto Costi

Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

Date Written: 1998

Abstract

This paper considers whether there is an international law duty for the state on whose territory an alleged criminal is located either to prosecute the alleged criminal, or extradite the alleged criminal to another state or to an international tribunal.

Keywords: International law, Criminal law, Justice

JEL Classification: K00, K14, K33

Suggested Citation

Costi, Alberto, Is There an Obligation to Prosecute or Extradite Alleged International Criminals Under Customary International Law? (1998). In Proceedings of the 6th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Society of International Law (ANZSIL, Canberra, 1998) 57-63 , Victoria University of Wellington Legal Research Paper No. 19/2019, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3074789

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