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International Justice and the International Criminal CourtBetween Sovereignty and the Rule of Law$
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Bruce Broomhall

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780199274246

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274246.001.0001

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The International Criminal Court

The International Criminal Court

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(p.67) IV The International Criminal Court
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International Justice and the International Criminal Court
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Bruce Broomhall

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274246.003.0005

This chapter finds in the basic features of the Rome Statute a balance between the needs of a credible system of justice and the desire to induce wide State support for the ICC. The real strengths in the definitions, general principles, and some of the mechanisms of the Rome Statute are tempered by the fact that the ultimate effectiveness of the Court remains in the hands of States, individually and collectively.

Keywords:   Rome Statute, ICC, international criminal law, justice system

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