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International Justice

Guide from the International Center for Ethics, Justice, and Public Life at Brandeis.

Electronic Resources

American University War Crimes Research Office: Created in 1995, the office initially provided the ICTY and ICTR with legal research assistance in the areas of international criminal and humanitarian law. Since then, the WCRO has provided in-depth research support to the International Criminal Court (ICC), the Special Panels for Serious Crimes in East Timor (Special Panels) and the Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL). In 2006, the WCRO began providing similar assistance to the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC).

The Centre on International Courts and Tribunals: The Centre on International Courts and Tribunals was established at the Faculty of Laws, University College London (UCL), in 2002. It serves as the London home of the Project on International Courts and Tribunals (PICT).

Frederick K. Cox International Law Center International War Crime Trials Blog: Commentary on war crimes prosecutions

Georgetown University International Courts Data: This website provides a portal for students and scholars interested in the empirical study of international courts and access to datasets collected by various scholars.

Marian Gould Law Library, University of Washington School of Law International Cases

Project on International Courts and Tribunals: The only internationally based effort to address all existing international courts and tribunals. It couples academic research with concrete action aimed at facilitating the work of international courts and tribunals at developing the lawyering skills of potential actors, in particular, in developing countries and economies-in-transition.

United Nations International Law website: Provides links to international courts, treaties, research guide, Office of Legal Affairs, and more.

WorldLII: compendium of links to international courts and tribunals, and case law. For a guide to electronic sources of foreign and international jurisprudence, click here. For a guide to electronic sources of foreign and international legislation, click here.

Museum of the Order of Malta international courts site: Links to international courts and other resources on international justice.