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Unformatted text preview: assembly resolution – not all have been accepted by everyone 3. Be defended as a legal principle – need states to defend – clearly not been claimed. The international Criminal Court (ICC) - been effective since July 2002. Prosecute individuals for genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity. ICJ- jurisdiction of governments, but not individuals – mandate is more broad ICC – mandate to a restrictive set of crimes Structure: Jurisdiction: Subject matter/Crimes: slides – eventual – aggression Persons: not automatic but only specific situations As long as country okay to prosecute individual then ICc has not jurisdiction Jurisdiction only on signatories, unless the SC requests it, otherwise it is limited Principle of complementary US objections: evaluations...
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This note was uploaded on 06/11/2008 for the course POL 122 taught by Professor Kono during the Spring '07 term at UC Davis.
- Spring '07