Explain the difference between the prescriptive jurisdiction and enforcement
jurisdiction of a state in international legal relations. In your explanation,
provide an example of a case where prescriptive jurisdiction exists, but
enforcement jurisdiction is absent.
Assume that citizen X of country A instigates a cyber-attack that closes down
defense facilities in country B. The attack is launched from a base in country A.
On what basis could country B purport to exercise jurisdiction over citizen X in
order to bring her to justice? You may assume that citizen X has no diplomatic
status and is in hiding in an unknown country.
Word limit: 300words.
References: refer to any PCIJ/ ICJ cases that provide authority (support) for your
Prescriptive jurisdiction covers where the state legislature has right to create amend and repeal legislation while... View the full answer