Contemporary Criminal Law

Author: Matthew Lippman
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 148337937X
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This bestselling text covers both foundational and emerging legal topics, such as terrorism, gangs, cybercrime, and hate crimes, in a student-friendly and approachable manner.

Human Rights And Personal Self Defense In International Law

Author: Jan Arno Hessbruegge
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019065502X
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... of Human Rights treaties, American Journal of International law, vol. 89 (1995),
78–82 Meyer-Ladewig, Jens, EMRK : Europäische Menschenrechtskonvention,
Nomos: Baden-Baden (3rd ed., 2011) Michel, Casey, Owningguns Doesn't
Preserve Freedom, The Atlantic, 25 April2013,
Milanovic, Marko, Drones and targeted Killings: Can Self-Defence Preclude Their
Wrongfulness?, ...

Governing The Use Of Force In International Relations

Author: A. Warren
Publisher: Springer
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Josef L. Kunz,“Individual andCollective SelfDefense in Article 51 ofthe Charterof
theUnited Nations,”The American Journal of International Law41, no. 4(1947):
872–879; Ian Brownlie, ... (New York: Praeger, 1964): 269, 797–798; and
Michael B.Akehurst, A Modern Introduction to International Law, 6th ed. (London:
Allen and Unwin, ... Ibid.,271; Concurring, Kelsen,The Law ofthe United Nations,
914; Yoram Dinstein, War, Aggression, and Self Defense, 3rd ed. (Cambridge;
New York: ...

Criminal Law Second Edition

Author: Charles P. Nemeth
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1439897875
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What level of force is authorized in protection of self? 5. Which insanity test is
termed “moral” and judgmental? 6. Which insanity test employs the term “
appreciates”? What does the word refer to? 7. Why have various states passed
the guilty but mentally ill plea? 8. Discuss the plausibility of the ignorance of the
law defense. 9. How would a sports injury case involve the consent ... defense
The trial of John W. Hinckley, Jr., 3rd ed. Eagan, MN: West Law School
Publishers. Cheng, E. K. ...

Self Defence In International Law

Author: D. W. Bowett
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ISBN: 1584778555
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We must similarly presuppose a 'proximate relationship', though not necessarily
in terms of geographical contiguity, which makes a direct violation of the rights of
one state an indirect, but nevertheless real, violation of the rights of another state
which comes to the former's aid by virtue of the latter's right of collective self-
defence. The second theory explaining the basis of the collective right 1 Sohm,
Institutes of Roman Law, 3rd ed., p. 224. Wrongs to persons or their property
under the ...

Guns In American Society

Author: Gregg Lee Carter
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313386706
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An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law Gregg Lee Carter ...
The relevant intent in shooting another person in self-defense is to stop an
imminent and otherwise unavoidable threat of death or grave bodily harm. ... 3rd
ed. Minneapolis: Thomson West, 2011 (updated periodically). Branca, Andrew F.
The Law of Self-Defense: A Guide for the Armed Citizen. Acton, MA: Operon
Security, 1988. Brown, Richard Maxwell. No Duty to Retreat: Violence and
Values in American ...

Law Among Nations

Author: Gerhard von Glahn
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317346912
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1 More recently, a prominent law professor expressed the frustration felt by many
over what she perceived as the limitations of law in dealing with a modern
tragedy: “How can an effort so broadly supported in its objectives—to stem ... Self
-Defense, 3rd ed. (2001); A. Cassese, ed., The Current Regulation of the Use of
Force (1986); and the classics, I. Brownlie, International Law and the Use of
Force by States (1963); and J. Stone, Legal Controls of International Conflict (

The Encyclopedia Of American Civil Liberties

Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 0415943426
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Although most states have recognized battered women's syndrome evidence to
partially alleviate the difficulty, many states continue to strictly construe the right of
self-defense. RUSSELL L. CHRISTOPHER References and Further Reading
Dressier, Joshua. Understanding Criminal Law. 3rd Ed. Newark: LexisNexis,
2001. Fletcher, George P. A Crime of Self-Defense: Bernhard Goetz and the Law
on Trial. New York: The Free Press, 1988. Cases and Statutes Cited Rowe v.
DeBruyn ...

World Politics The Menu For Choice

Author: Bruce Russett
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0495410683
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Just war theory is a tradition of political and moral philosophy and is not the same
as international law, but key principles of just war theory have indeed become
formalized international law by virtue of agreements signed by states. As we have
said, the UN Charter prohibits states from using or threatening military force
against other states but recognizes the right of self-defense when a state is
attacked. The Geneva Conventions signed in 1949, along with the Protocols
signed in 1977, ...

Self Defense Against The Use Of Force In International Law

Author: Stanimir A. Alexandrov
Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
ISBN: 9789041102478
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227; Hague Rules of Aerial Warfare, drafted December 1 922-February 1923, in
Dietrich Schindler & Jiri Toman, eds., The Laws of Armed Conflicts 207 (3rd ed.,
Geneva, 1988); Adam Roberts and Richard Guelff, eds., Documents on the Laws
of War 123 (Oxford, 1982); Yves Sandoz, Christophe Swinarski and Bruno
Zimmermann, eds., Commentary on the Additional Protocols of 8 June 1977 to
the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949 632—33, note 3 (1987); Theodor
Meron, ...