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International Humanitarian Law Research: Case Law

Finding Cases by Court

International Court of Justice is the principal judicial organ of the U.N. You can locate and search for cases in the following websites and databases.
International Criminal Court
International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR)
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY)
Special Court for Sierra Leone
Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

Collections of Cases

While researchers may browse for particular cases from individual court or tribunal web sites below, more sophisticated searching mechanisms may be available from a site that hosts a collection of human rights decisions from various courts.
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