System for appointing judges ‘undermining international courts’ – The Guardian

Posted September 9th, 2010 in international courts, judiciary, news by sally

“A ‘toxic’ system for appointing the world’s most senior judges is fundamentally undermining the legitimacy of international courts, a new study claims.”

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The Guardian, 8th September 2010

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

British lawyer wins seat on world court – Daily Telegraph

Posted November 7th, 2008 in international courts, judges, news by sally

“A QC who challenged General Pinochet’s immunity and advised on legal issues arising from the Iraq conflict has been elected to the International Court of Justice.”

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Daily Telegraph, 7th November 2008

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

International Tribunals (Sierra Leone) Act 2007

Posted June 22nd, 2007 in international courts, legislation, Sierra Leone by sally

International Tribunals (Sierra Leone) Act 2007 published.

Full text of Act (PDF)

Source: www.opsi.gov.uk