© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2007 DOI: 10.1163/156918507X217602 Th e Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals 6 (2007) 361–365 Book Review International Criminal Justice – A Critical Analysis of Institutions and Procedures , Michael Bohlander (ed.), Cameron May, 2007, pp. 506. International criminal justice – where criminal jurisdiction and judicial power are exercised on behalf of the international community – has recently experienced historic developments with the establishment and the conspicuous works of the UN International Criminal Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and for Rwanda (ICTR), the creation of hybrid tribunals such as the Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL), and the adoption and the entry into force of the Rome Statute for an International Criminal Court (ICC). Th e enthusiasm underlying this renewed ﬁght against impunity and against violations of humanitarian law has, however, been compromised by the practical diﬃculties encountered in the ﬁeld and especially experienced by the ad hoc Tribunals. Far from being perfect, the recent developments in the ﬁeld of international criminal justice have shown weaknesses in certain areas, like the safeguarding of the rights of the accused, fair trial standards, equality of arms before international courts, expeditious and eﬀective proceedings,
The Law & Practice of International Courts and Tribunals – Brill
Published: Jan 1, 2007
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