TITLE

THE SPECIAL TRIBUNAL FOR LEBANON: EMERGENCY LAW, TRAUMA AND JUSTICE

AUTHOR(S)
Humphrey, Michael
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Arab Studies Quarterly;Winter2011, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An article is presented that reports on the United Nations (UN) Security Council's Special Tribunal for Lebanon and its role in international criminal law and international relations. The article describes the Tribunal in terms of both emergency law and intervention, noting how it relates to Lebanon's sovereignty. The article also discusses Lebanese politics since the 2005 assassination of former Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri. Information is provided on the judicialization of international relations, international courts, and transitional justice as well.
ACCESSION #
59785648

 

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