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Collective reprisalThe ability or obligation for all states to discipline those who violate international lawHugo Grotiuswas a Dutch humanist, diplomat, lawyer, theologian and jurist. A teenage intellectual prodigy, he was born in Delft and studied at Leiden University.Judicial HierarchyThe chain of command in legal systems in which the decisions of higher courts possessing greater authority are binding on lower courtsPositive law traditionLaws that take into the account the ways in people behave.Compulsory JurisdictionWhen legal bodies can force parties to appear beforethem by their final decisionsCustomary lawThe facts that states routinely and consistently abideby a norm is often considered sufficient for that norm to attain the status of lawDiplomatic immunitythe privilege of exemption from certain laws and taxes granted to diplomats by the country in which they are working.Identitive complianceThe fact that people and nations usually abide with

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