Complementarity of Jurisdictions between the International Criminal Court (ICC) and National Criminal Justice on International Crimes (Article 17 of the ICC Statute)

Paper, Order, or Assignment Requirements



The paper should address the following specific issues:

(a) Explain the above complementarity and its conditionality as embodied in Article 17 of the ICC Statute.

(b) How does this complementarity work in real life cases? Illustrate your answers with the examples of successful and challenging cases of complementarity. 

(c) Do you have any suggestions to offer as to how the functioning of this complementarity can be improved?


Referencing should be done according to the Australian Guide to Legal Citation