Issue 2005-2

Articles

Security Flashpoint: International Law and the Islands Dispute in the Far East
by CALEB WAN
Keywords: Japan - China - East-China Sea - Diaoyutai Islands - International Law - Territorial Sovereignty

The Superior Orders Defence: Embraced at Last?
by SILVA HINEK
Keywords: International Criminal Law - Superior Orders - Military - Illegal Orders - Int Criminal Court (ICC)

The Protection of Public Symbols in New Zealand and America: Flag Burning versus Freedom of Expression
by SIGRID BRIGITTE BUSCHBACHER
Keywords: Flag Burning - United States - New Zealand Freedom of Speech - Desacration - New Zealand Bill of Rights - US First Amendment

Equality and Affirmative Action: A Human Rights Perspective on Tertiary Education in New Zealand Through the Lens of Affirmative Action
by JOHN SADLER
Keywords: Affirmative Action - New Zealand - Tertiary Education - Auckland University Law School - Auckland University Medical School

Towards a Global Convention on the Right to Water?
by KERRY TETZLAFF
Keywords: Drinking Water - Human Rights - International Law - Global Convention on Water - Drinking Water as a Legal Right

Remedying the Normative Impacts of Forum Shopping in International Human Rights Tribunals
by LEONTINE G.P. SPECKER
Keywords: International Law - Forum Shopping - Human Rights Law - Transjudicial Communication - European Court of Human Rights - United Nations Human Rights Committee

"The Siskina is Listing. Fire the Last Salvo". Should Other Countries Adopt the Mareva Injunction in Aid in Foreign Proceedings?
by FLEUR MALET-DERAEDT
Keywords: Aid of Foreign Proceedings - Mareva Injunction - English Law - International Fraud - International Cooperation - Commercial Law
 

Updates & Commentaries

Islamic Headscarves and Female Circumcision: Unveiling the Threat Posed by Islam to Human Rights
by MYRA WILLIAMSON
Keywords: Islam - Multiculturalism - French Law on Religious Symbols - Headscarves - Circumcision - Freedom of Religion - Freedom of Expression