Author: Rayhanul Islam

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The M/V Saiga (No. 2) case

The M/V Saiga (No. 2) case Principle: To hot pursuit, the rules of hot pursuit under Article 111 of  United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea must be followed. Fact: Guinea used...

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The I’m Alone (1935)

The I’m Alone (1935) Principle: Hot Pursuit must be continuous. Fact: In 1929 a Canadian registered ship named “I am alone” was smuggling into the inline sea of USA. USA naval police signal it...

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United States v. Yunis 924 F.2d 1086 (1991)

United States v. Yunis  924 F.2d 1086 (1991) Principle: Passive nationality principle; a state may assume extra-territorial jurisdiction over aliens if that person cause suffering, injury or a civil damage is its national. Fact: Mr....

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Re Castioni, 1891, Queen Bench Division

Re Castioni, 1891, Queen Bench Division Principle: When the offence is political offence by its nature, the offender may not be extradited. Facts:  Mr Castioni was a switch citizen. He killed a municipal councilor during...

Case Note on The Chorzow Factory ( Germany v Poland, 1928) 0

Case Note on The Chorzow Factory ( Germany v Poland, 1928)

Introduction: This is a case about violation of international agreement known as “The Chorzow Factory Case”. The question before the court was whether Poland can be made liable for such violation of an international...

10 Questions about International Humanitarian Law 0

10 Questions about International Humanitarian Law

How has ICRC defined International Humanitarian Law? International humanitarian law is a part of international law, a set of rules which seek, for humanitarian reasons, to limit the effects of armed conflict. It protects...

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Deed of Partition | Sample

After the death of a person his/her property gets divided into many portions under the personal law or law of the inheritance, these portions of the property are divided among the family members, in...

North Sea Continental Shelf case 0

North Sea Continental Shelf case

North Sea Continental Shelf cases, ICJ Reps, 1969, p. 3 at 44 Principle: Ratification after signature is required to consequently make that party liable to obey the treaty. Fact: On 1 December 1964, the Federal Republic...

Asylum Case (Columbia v. Peru, 1950) 0

Asylum Case (Columbia v. Peru, 1950)

Asylum Case (Columbia v. Peru, 1950) Principle: For Custom to be definitively proven, it must be continuously and uniformly executed. Fact: Peru issued an arrest warrant against Victor Raul Haya de la Torre “in...