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Published: 27 May 2014

352 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199687459

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The Special Tribunal for Lebanon

Law and Practice

Edited by Amal Alamuddin, Nidal Nabil Jurdi, and David Tolbert

Oxford Monographs in International Humanitarian & Criminal Law

  • Provides a systematic analysis of the law and procedure of the the first international court created in response to a terrorist act: the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, established to try those responsible for the 2005 assassination of Rafic Hariri
  • Assesses in detail the Tribunal's controversial establishment, its rules of procedure, its relationship with the UN, and its contentious first decisions
  • Includes contributions from several practitioners with first-hand experience of the Tribunal, as well as many eminent scholars of international criminal law