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....................................INTERNATIONAL LAW
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......Teaching Bibliography
.............for Int'l Law

................click here
 ..................Glossary of Terms 
...........................click here
...... Career Opportunities: click here
...International Law-The Video: click here
........(YouTube: UMKC School of Law)
........Daily Blueprint (TJSL)
.....................click here .
..........Further Reading &
........Research Resources

.........
(click link at end of each
..........
webpage chapter below)
................Reading Assignments
.........(Profs encouraged to share syllabi):

..........................
click here
............Case Reading Advice
.............(for non-law students)
................click here and here
.................... Kosovo
.......
Reading & Daily Blueprint
................................... Materials below appear generally in the order in which they are presented in the textbook. " * " = new post-6th ed. materials. d =
,........... .Chapter
................ONE

.......................What is
........
International Law?

 TREATIES:
Treaty of Westphalia

 

 

 CASES:
Flores
Paquete Habana
AM&S
...... (5th text/6th web)

 

 OTHER DOCUMENTS:
New Players
......(5th text/ 6th web)
WorldFire
......(5th text/6th web)
Functions of Religion
......(5th text/6th web)
Foreign Sources
.FURTHER READING &
.INTERNET RESEARCH
. Click here

...........Chapter
...........TWO

...........States
 

TREATIES 
Torture Convention
PLO Charter/Webpage

 

 

 CASES:
Massa. Burma
Cyprus v. Turkey
.......(5th text/6th web)
ICJ Kos Indep .....
East Timor
Germany v. Italy
*
Ex Parte Pinochet
Arrest Warrant
.......(5th text/6th web)
Vatican Sov Immunity
SaudiArab v Nelson
Hong Kong Sov Immunity *
Avena Diplo. Relations
Colombia v. Peru
.......(5th text/6th web)
 OTHER DOCUMENTS
Country-Territory Chart
......(6th ed text/7th ed. web)
Recog Kos Independ
Legitimacy of Kosovo,
.......South Ossetia, and
......Abkhazia Independ
State Responsibility
.......(ILC draft articles)
.FURTHER READING &
.INTERNET.RESEARCH
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.........Chapter
.........THREE

.....Organizations
.TREATIES: 
European Union
NATO Basic Treaty
Charter of O.A.S.
Commonwealth of
.......Independent States
UN: * Charter
...............*.System Chart....
...............* Gen. Assembly
...............* Gen. Ass. Resolutions
...............* Security Council
  .............*..Sec. Coun. Resolutions......
"Permanent" Court Int'l Justice
.CASES:
ECHR UN
.......Attribution
NGO v. Bush
.......(5th text/6th web)
Bosnia v. FRY
.......(judgmt revision application)
EuroComm v. Microsoft
ECJ UNSC Reso  
Srebrenica UN Immunity
*
Broadbent v OAS
.......(5th text/6th web)
.OTHER DOCUMENTS:
More Secure World .
UN Charter
US
UN Reform Act  
OAS Charter 
Commonwealth Independent States
African Union Charter
.FURTHER READING &
.INTERNET RESEARCH:
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.. ......Chapter
..........FOUR

... Individuals and
.....Corporations
.TREATIES: 
Refugee Conv:
.. ...1951 & 1967 Protocol
.. ..(scroll down; click 1951
.. ....Refugee.Convention;
.... .
click Text of.1951 Con-
. . ...vention & 1967 Proto.)
.CASES:
Perez v. I.O.C.
.......(5th text/6th web)
Afghan Asylum *

Sale v. Haitian
.......(5th text/6th web/7th narrative)
Loewen v. US
.OTHER DOCUMENTS:
Nationality in Relation to
........Succession of Sates (ILC)
State of the World's Refugees
......(UNHCR)
Annual Report on Immigration
........and Asylum
(EUR-LEX 2009)
.FURTHER READING &
.INTERNET RESEARCH:
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..........Chapter
............FIVE

.....Extraterritorial
.......Jurisdiction
.TREATIES: 
Hague Service Process
.......(+ signatories/parties)
Hague Evidence Conv
.......(+ signatories/parties)
Inter-American Conv
.......Letters Rogatory
........(+ signatories/parties)
.CASES:
Blackmer
Arrest Warrant
French Yahoo Judgment &
.............en banc US jmt.
Soering Extradition
*
Arar v. Ashcroft
Intel v. Adv. Micro 
.OTHER DOCUMENTS:
UN Int'l Law Comm'n
.......Report Extraterritorial
.......Jurisdiction (2001)
Tunis Agenda for the
........Information Age.
Secret Detentions
.FURTHER READING &
.INTERNET RESEARCH
:
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...........Chapter
...........SIX

.......Range of
.....Sovereignty
.CASES:
Palestinian Wall
Congo Occup
Port Tranquility
Israeli Flotilla Blockade *
Camouco

Seabed Authority *
 OTHER DOCUMENTS:
Bourgeois Int'l Law
.......(5th text/6th web)
UN Register of Damage
......due to Palestinian Wall
Space Law Outlook
.......(5th text/6th web)
.FURTHER READING &
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........Chapter
........SEVEN

....Treaty System

.TREATIES:
Vienna Convention
........on the Law of Treaties
Genocide Convention
...........(see Reservations Case)

 

.CASES:
Medellin v. Texas
Fisheries Jurisd
Hungary/Slovak Treaty Breach
Weinberg Treaty

.......(5th text/6th web)
.OTHER DOCUMENTS:
  Multilat Treaties Project
Treaty Actions
.......(re Int'l Agreements) 
.FURTHER READING &
.INTERNET RESEARCH:
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........Chapter
........EIGHT

..... Arbitration
..........and
....Adjudication


 

TREATIES: 
Int'l Court Just. Stat.
Int'l Crim Court Stat.


 

 CASES:
South African
.......Amnesty
Palestinian Wall
.......(Advisory Jurisd)
Nuremberg Trial
..,....(+ documents)
Tadic (ICTY)
Radio Machete (ICTR)
UK v. Jones.
Karadzic (ICTY)
.......(5th text/6th web)
Mugesera (Canada)
.OTHER .DOCUMENTS:  
Srebrenica Declaration *
ICC Arrest Warrant.
.FURTHER READING.&
.INTERNET
  RESEARCH:
.. Click here.

..... Chapter
.......NINE

...Use of Force

TREATIES: 
Bio Weaps Conv.
Chemical Weapons
.......Convention
Geneva Conventions
...... (and Annexes
........and Protocols)
Nuclear Non-Prolifera
Arms Control Treaties
.......(5th text/6th web)
Laws of War Treaties
.......(5th text/6th web)
Convention Against
........Torture & Other CID

 

 

 

CASES:
Armed Act Congo...
British Iraq War Legality
NuclearWeapons
Calley Ct-Martial
Israeli Civilian v. Combatant.
.......(targeted killings)
Israeli Unlawful
......Combatant case.
.....(battle categories)..
...
Rasul Habeas Cuba Detainee
.......(5th text/6th web)
Boumedine Suspension Clause.
Hamdan Military Commissions
Yoo Appeal *

 

 

OTHER DOCUMENTS:
UN War Prevention
Small Arms Programme
Cuban Missile Crisis
Resolution 1803 (Iran)
UN Human Rts Council
........Report on Syria *
CNN & Human. Interv.
.......(5th text/6th web)
US 2002 National Security
........Strategy Exercise
US 2006 National
........Security Strategy
US 2006 National
.......Strategy for
.......Combating Terrorism 
US 2010 National Security
........Strategy *
National Security Law
.......and Counter-Terrorism .



Thin Red Line
...........(NATO in Kosovo)
Raid on Entebbe Debate
Abu Ghraib Prison
PGW I & Laws War
.......(5th text/6th web)
September 11, 2001
Inter-AmerComm GITMO .
UNSC Reso. 1441 Iraq
Military Comm'n Act
Manual for Military
.......Commissions
Senate Armed Services
......Committee Report.
Lawyers Violating
.......Laws of War?.
Obama Executive Orders
....... (Jan. 2009)

2009 Gitmo Detention
.......Authority Case.

.FURTHER.READING
................. . &
.INTERNET.RESEARCH:
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.......

.......Chapter
.........TEN

...... Human
.......Rights

TREATIES: 
Genocide Convention
Universal Declaration
........of Human Rts
International Covenant
.......Civil & Political Rights
..........*.Optional Protocol
..........*.Second Optional Protocol
International Covenant
..... ..Economic, Social and
...... .Cultural Rights
Convention Eliminate

.......Racial Discrimination
Convention Eliminate
.......Discrimination Women
Disabilities Treaty

.

.

.CASES:
Bosnia v. Serbia
.......Genocide Case  .
Death Penalty
.......Protocol Case .
Johannesburg
.......Right Water Case.
Georgia v. Russia
.......Race Discrim (provisional)
Georgia v. Russia
....... CERD Judgment *
Opuz v. Turkey
.......Domestic Violence ..
Child Soldier ..
Czech Republic
.......Roma Case
Italian Crucifix Case *


Indigenous Rights Case
Israeli Interrogation Cases
.......(shaking)

Diplomtic Assurances *
British Trans
gender Case
.......(6th ed: replaced by .India Gay Rights)
India Gay Rights .
Moscow Gay Parade *

Berlin Wall Border Guard
Right to nformation.
American Declaration
Rodríguez v. Honduras
Muslim Headscarf
Corporate Human Rights Case
Alien Tort Statute Case
Shell Corporate Human Rts *

.OTHER DOCUMENTS:
Human Rights 20thCen
.......(5th text/6th web)
UNSC 1820 Women
.......and Armed Conflict
UNSC 1612 Child Soldier.
UN Indigenous People .
UN: Detention/Impris-
......onment Principles.
LGBT UN Debate
UN Corporate Human
......Rights Report
European Convention
.......on Human Rights
Country Reports on
.......Human Rights .(US
.......Dep't State: 195 loca)

.FURTHER .READING &
.INTERNET RESEARCH:
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........ Chapter
........ELEVEN

.....Environment
.TREATIES: 
Agenda 21 .
Rio Conv. Biological Diversity
Rio Declaration Environ & Develop.
UN Framework Conv. Climate Change
..... &.Kyoto Protocol

.CASES:
Gabcikovo-Nagymaros Project
Russian Steel Plant Case.
UNCC Iraq Case
Nibutani Dam
Shell Petroleum


 

.OTHER DOCUMENTS:
Allocation Loss Prin.
Brundtland Commission Report
Intergovernmental Panel on
.......Climate Change: Fourth
.......Assessment Report 

 

.FURTHER READING &
.INTERNET RESEARCH:
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........ Chapter
........ TWELVE

.........Economic
........Relations

.TREATIES: 
UN Convention Int'l Sale Goods
General Agreement Tariffs &Trade
World Trade Org.
Intellectual Property

.......(5th text/6th web)
NAFTA
UN Convention on
.......Transnational Organized Crime
Convention on Combatting Bribery
........of Foreign Public Officials .

 

 

CASES:
Italian Marble
Banque Indosuez
WTO TRIPS India Patent
ECHR TRIPS Portugal Trademark
ICSID Bribery

 

 

 

 

 

.OTHER DOCUMENTS:
Cuban Liberty and
.......Democratice Solidarity Act
...... (US Helms-
Burton Act)
...... & Reaffirmation of Cuban Dignity
...........Sovereignty Act (Cuban response)
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
...........(+ US 1977 & 1998 Amendments)
UN Resolution on Ending Economic
..... Commercial and Financial Embargo
........Imposed
by US against Cuba
World Trade Law Net
.......(WTO Panel & App. Body Reports) 


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