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Clarification and Conflation: Obligations Erga Omnes in the Chagos Opinion

The recent ICJ Advisory Opinion concerning the Chagos Islands has, understandably, received a great deal of attention. The controversies surrounding the more political elements of the decision…

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Anticipating the Chagos Advisory Opinion: The Forgotten History of the UK’s Invocation of the Right to Self-Determination for the Sudan in the 1940s

What does 2019 have in store for international law? Little seems predictable, but 2019 is likely to be the year in which the International Court of Justice…

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Part II: The Partition of the Chagos Archipelago and the Haunting Spectre of the South West Africa Cases

[Part II of a two-part post] When consent has been vitiated One of the most challenging aspects of partition is…

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Part I: The Partition of the Chagos Archipelago and the Haunting Spectre of the South West Africa Cases

[Part I of a two-part post]  The advisory proceedings concerning the Legal Consequences of the Separation of the Chagos Archipelago from Mauritius in…

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The Oral Hearings in ‘Legal Consequences of the Separation of the Chagos Archipelago from Mauritius in 1965’

The oral hearings in the advisory proceedings concerning the Legal Consequences of the Separation of the Chagos Archipelago from Mauritius in 1965 took place at the ICJ…

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Wikileaks Documents are Admissible in a Domestic Court

On 8 February 2017, the UK Supreme Court held unanimously that a Wikileaks document is admissible in a domestic court. The Wikileaks document in issue purported to be…

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