International Criminal Law, Corruption, and Law Enforcement

I.C.C. Authorizes Investigation into Afghanistan

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On March 5, 2020, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) unanimously authorized the Prosec

U.N. Security Council Ombudsperson Publishes 18th Report on De-listing

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

A report on requests for de-listing from the U.N.

ICC Dismisses Al Hassan Appeal of Admissibility Ruling

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On February 19, 2020, the International Criminal Court (ICC) dismissed the appeal of Al Hassan Ag Abdoul Aziz against the Court's September 27, 2019,

England & Wales Court Upholds Unexplained Wealth Order against Jailed Wife of Azerbaijani Banker

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On February 5, 2020, the Court of Appeal of England & Wales upheld an Unexplained Wealth Order (UWO) granted by the High Court against the wife of Jahangir Hajiyeva, an Azerbaijani banker jaile

ICJ Indicates Provisional Measures in The Gambia v. Myanmar Case

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On January 23, 2020, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) indicated provisional measures

Venice Commission Publishes Urgent Opinion on Polish Draft Legislation

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On January 16, 2020, the Council of Europe's Venice Commission for Democracy Through Law and the

ICC Prosecutor Releases Report on Preliminary Examination Activities

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On December 5, 2019, the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) published its annual

ICC Sentences Bosco Ntaganda to 30 years' imprisonment

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On November 7, 2019, the International Criminal Court's Trial Chamber VI sentenced Bosco Ntaganda to 30 years in prison in connection with his July 8, 2019, conviction of war crimes and crimes agai

OAS Consultation of Ministers of Foreign Affairs Adopts Resolution on Nicolas Maduro Regime

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On September 25, 2019, at its 30th meeting, the Consultation of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Organization of American States (OAS), adopted a