Denial of justice in international law /

Denial of justice is one of the oldest bases of liability in international law. It has recently taken on a new vitality due to international treaties under which private parties can seek to hold States liable for judicial mistreatment. This book examines several recent cases of great importance.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Paulsson, Jan.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Series:Hersch Lauterpacht memorial lectures.
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Table of Contents:
  • Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 The renaissance of a cause of action; 2 The historical evolution of denial of justice; 3 Three fundamental developments; 4 The modern definition of denial of justice; 5 Exhaustion of local remedies and denial of justice; 6 Denial of justice by outside interference; 7 Denial of justice by the decision-maker; 8 Remedies and sanctions; 9 The menace of 'obscure arbiters'?; Bibliography; Index.