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Fall 2017
5393 International Criminal Law - HILL,K- 25892

Professor(s): Kate HIll (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 
Constitutional and Criminal Law

Time: 6:00p-7:30p  TTH  Location: 209  BLB

Course Outline: International Criminal Law (Prof. Paust) (3 units)
This course will address the nature and sources of international criminal law; individual, state and other responsibilities concerning international crimes; general defenses; jurisdiction under international law; incorporation and enforcement within the U.S. or U.S. controlled territory; some attention to extradition; international tribunals (such as the IMTs at Nuremberg and the Far East, the ICTY and ICTR, and the new International Criminal Court (ICC). Detailed attention will also be paid to crimes against peace, war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide, and other offenses against human rights.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus revised 8/22/17

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: Briefing Memo      

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (4/12/2017 5:04:06 PM)

Book(s) Required

The required readings for the course can be found in the casebook, the third edition of Beth Van Schaack and Ronald C. Slye's International Criminal Law and Its Enforcement, Cases and Materials

. In addition, students will be given a reading packet on the first day of the semester that will contain materials for the final briefing memo.