TITLE

ENFORCING THE AVENA DECISION IN U.S. COURTS

AUTHOR(S)
Bradley, Curtis A.
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Fall2006, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p119
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents a speech by professor Curtis A. Bradley delivered at the 25th Annual Federalist Society Student Symposium at Columbia University School of Law in New York City in February 2006. He discusses the enforceability of the decision of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in Avena concerning Article 36 of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, stating that foreigners arrested in the U.S. be allowed to contact their consulate for assistance, in courts. Basis of the ruling of the ICJ is also tackled.
ACCESSION #
24524162

 

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