Chapter 3 Cases
READING 3-1. IRAN AND THE UNITED STATES AT THE
ICJ: OIL PLATFORMS CASE (Islamic Republic of Iran v.
United States of America)
International Court of Justice, 2003.
FACTS: US blamed Iran for a 1987 missile attac
4.1 Case Concerning Barcelona Traction, Light and Power Co.( Second Phase)
Fact: The Barcelona Traction, Light and Power was incorporated in 1911 under
Canadian law for the purpose of supplying electricity in Spain. In 1938, Spain declared
the company ban
Mr. Seifu Jii
(1) It is not disputed that the Charter is treaty, and our federal Constitution provides
that treaties made under the authority of the United States are part of the
supreme law of the land and the judges in every state are bound thereby.