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Spring 2015
5393 International Criminal Law - PAUST-

Professor(s): Jordan Paust (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 
Constitutional and Criminal Law

Time: 1:00p-2:15p  TTHLocation:  

Course Outline: International Criminal Law (Prof. Paust) (3 units)
This course will address the nature and sources of international criminal law; individual, state and other responsibilities concerning international crimes; general defenses; jurisdiction under international law; incorporation and enforcement within the U.S. or U.S. controlled territory; some attention to extradition; international tribunals (such as the IMTs at Nuremberg and the Far East, the ICTY and ICTR, and the new International Criminal Court (ICC). Detailed attention will also be paid to crimes against peace, war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide, and other offenses against human rights.

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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No