The ICC and US judicial exceptionalism: the situation in Afghanistan

Amoretti, Amedeo (A.A. 2020/2021) The ICC and US judicial exceptionalism: the situation in Afghanistan. Tesi di Laurea in International organization and human rights, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Francesco Cherubini, pp. 178. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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The United States and world criminal justice developments: a historical analysis. The USA and the ICC: a historical-political analysis of four US administration. The underling commonality in the four presidencies: the desire to a full US immunity. An assessment of the US-ICC relationship. The US contestation from a legal perspective. The US contestation from an IR perspective. The situation in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan: the authorisation to investigate to the ICC prosecutor. The pre-trial chambers II's denial of authorisation (2019). The prosecutor's leave for appeal pursuant to article 82(1)(d) of the Rome statute. The appeals chamber's authorisation to investigate (2020). States' reactions: the Afghaniztan's deferral request and the US sanctions against ICC personnel. The US search for judicial exceptionalism: SOFAs and article-98 agreements. The Afghan case: SOFAs, SOMAs and article-98 agreements.


Bibliografia: pp. 143-164.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in International Relations (LM-62)
Chair: International organization and human rights
Thesis Supervisor: Cherubini, Francesco
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Alegi, Gregory
Academic Year: 2020/2021
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 14 Feb 2022 14:44
Last Modified: 14 Feb 2022 15:18


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