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Mgm230 1103 a_02_p5ip

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Mgm230 1103 a_02_p5ip

  1. 1. MGM230_1103A_02_Phase 5_IP_Formanek.C
  2. 2.  Is independent of the United Nations (International Criminal Court, n.d.)  Is the “first, permanent treaty based international criminal court established to help end impunity for the perpetrators of the most serious crimes of concern to the international community” (ICC, n.d.)  Is a “Court of Last Resort” (ICC, n.d.)
  3. 3.  International dialogue and consensus on definitions of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes during the latter half of the 20th century (ICC, n.d.)  Influenced in part by the Nuremberg and Tokyo Trials following World War II (ICC, n.d.)  Further influenced by the International Criminal Tribunals for former Yugoslavia and for Rwanda in the 1990s (ICC, n.d.)
  4. 4.  Governed by the Rome Statute adopted July 17 1998 by 120 nations (ICC, n.d.)  Rome Statute went into effect July 1 2002 with ratification by 60 nations (ICC, n.d.)  United States of America does not support ICC (Human Rights Watch, 2010; ICC, n.d.)  January 26, 2009 first trial case begins “The Prosecutor v. Thomas Lubanga Dyilo” (ICC, n.d.)
  5. 5.  Genocide (ICC, n.d.; United Nations, 2003 & 2011)  Crimes Against Humanity (ICC, n.d.; United Nations, 2003 & 2011)  War Crimes (ICC, n.d.; United Nations, 2003 & 2011)  Aggression (ICC, n.d.; United Nations, 2003 & 2011)
  6. 6.  ICC has “conplementarity” jurisdiction over countries that have signed the Rome Statute (ICC, n.d.)  National Governments have first jurisdiction for investigation and trial until it is deemed they “cannot or will not” in “genuine” fashion (ICC, n.d.)  ICC proceedings can be brought by a member State the ICC Prosecutor or the United Nations Security Council (ICC, n.d.)
  7. 7.  Treaties (Colorado Technical University Online, 2010)  Customs (CTUO, 2010)  General Principles of Law (CTUO, 2010)  Judicial Decisions (CTUO, 2010)
  8. 8.  The Rome Statute (ICC, n.d.)  The ICC Official Journal of Basic Legal Texts and “Legal Tools Project” (ICC, n.d.)  The United Nations library of documents and legal texts  WCRO –ICC Legal Analysis and Education Project (American University Washington College of Law, 2009)
  9. 9.  One of seven nations to vote against the Rome Statute in 1998 (Human Rights Watch, 2010)  Bush Administration “unsigned” treaty May 2002 (Human Rights Watch, 2010)  U.S. seeks “bilateral agreements” with other countries to protect U.S. nationals from ICC detainment or custody (Human Rights Watch, 2010)  Congress passes “American Servicemembers Protection Act (ASPA) (Human Rights Watch, 2010)  United States a permanent member of the U.N. Security Council (United Nations, 2003)
  10. 10. American University Washington College of Law (2009) War Crimes Research Office: International Criminal Court and the United Nations. Retrieved from http://www.wcl.american.edu/warcrimes/icc/icc_reports.cfm Amnesty International USA (2011). International Criminal Court: Prosecuting Crimes in the Name of International Justice. Retrieved from http://www.amnestyusa.org/our- work/issues/international-justice/international-criminal-court Colorado Technical University (2010). U.S. Foreign Policy. [M.U.S.E.] Retrieved from Colorado Technical University Campus MGM230-1103A-02 http://campus.ctuonline.edu
  11. 11. Duke University School of Law (2011). International Criminal Law. Retrieved from http://www.law.duke.edu/lib/researchguides/intclaw Human Rights Watch (2010) The United States and the International Criminal Court Retrieved from http://www.hrw.org/legacy/campaigns/icc/us.htm International Bar Association (n.d.). IBA Human Rights Institute: IBA Members and the ICC. Retrieved from http://www.ibanet.org/Human_Rights_Institute/ICC_Outreach_Monitoring/ICC_IBA_mem bership.aspx International Court of Justice (n.d.). Practical Information: Frequently Asked Questions. Retrieved from http://www.icj-cij.org/information/index.php?p1=7&p2=2
  12. 12. International Criminal Court (n.d.). About the Court. Retrieved from http://www.icc-cpi.int/Menus/ICC/About+the+Court/ United Nations (2003) Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court. Retrieved from http://untreaty.un.org/cod/icc/index.html United Nations (2011). United Nations: International Law. Retrieved from http://www.un.org/en/law/

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