When States make reservations to treaties, confusion ensues. The legal effect of these reservations among the parties to the treaty is complex. After World War II, it was uncertain as to what the [...]
“When the law is an ass, someone has to kick it!”
The North Sea Continental Shelf Case is a classic case for something other than what the case is ultimately about. Argued and decided in the late 1960s, this case came in the midst of the [...]
Court cases need not be old for these cases to become classics. The Jurisdictional Immunities case between Germany and Italy is an insta-classic. The International Court of Justice (ICJ) clearly [...]
- Classic Cases: Arrest Warrant case (2002) | Kenneth M. Manusama[…] measures of other States, irrespect...
Today’s case between India and Pakistan before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) regards the arrest, trial and death sentence of Kulbushan Sudhir Jadhav, an Indian national, by Pakistan. [...]
- Vlog #18 Live Tweeting India v. Pakistan | Kenneth M. Manusama[…] on India and Pakistan! I live tweet...
It has been a few days since the United States conducted a cruise missile strike against an airfield in Syria in retaliation after horrible pictures of a chemical attack on civilians spread [...]