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Unformatted text preview: But there is an enforcement problem Problems with compliance Individual vs. group rights Compliance through other means than enforcement? o International oversight and monitoring works if countries care about their rep o National governments impose sanctions, intervene o National courts i.e. US has jurisdiction over people who have violated HR o Transnational advocacy networks 4 mechanisms by which networks pressure governments Consumer pressures International Criminal Court First permanent court established to try individuals for specific violations of intl HR law o Genocide o Crimes against humanity o War crimes Empowered to prosecute anywhere in the world as long as crime occurred in a signatory country or the accused is from a signatory nation o Court of last Resort wont act unless national courts fail o Created by Rome Treaty...
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