I. Lagrand case (Germany v United States of America)

Evans, M.D., Mennecke, M. and Tams, C.J. (2002) I. Lagrand case (Germany v United States of America). International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 51(2), pp. 449-455. (doi:10.1093/iclq/51.2.449)

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Abstract

In the LaGrand case, the United States found themselves for the second time within three years before the International Court of Justice dealing with the death penalty imposed on foreign nationals in the United States.1 In contrast to the earlier case filed by Paraguay, the German-sponsored LaGrand case survived the provisional measures phase and went on to the merits stage. In its judgment of 27 June 2001, the Court largely affirmed all four German submissions and ruled that the United States had violated international law.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Tams, Professor Christian
Authors: Evans, M.D., Mennecke, M., and Tams, C.J.
Subjects:K Law > K Law (General)
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Law
Journal Name:International and Comparative Law Quarterly
ISSN:0020-5893
Published Online:17 January 2008

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