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Unformatted text preview: appeals to the judgment. The other difference is that the U.S. Constitution prohibits federal courts from issuing advisory opinions. States is defined on www.icj-cij.org as “States Members of the United Nations and other States which have become parties to the Statute of the Court or which have accepted its jurisdiction under certain conditions”. According to ethics.oh.gov (n.d.), an advisory opinion is an interpretation of law as it applies to a set of facts provided. An advisory opinion is nonbinding and is only used for clarification on the constitutionality of one’s activities. References Hague Tribunal." The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2008. Encyclopedia.com. (July 10, 2010). Retrieved from http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1E1-HagueTri.html How the Court works. (n.d.) Retrieved from http://www.icj-cij.org/court/index.php?p1=1&p2=6 What is an advisory opinion? (n.d.) Retrieved from http://www.ethics.ohio.gov/AdvisoryOpinion_Definition.html...
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- Fall '10
- Business, International Court of Justice, Advisory opinion, World Court