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Amicus brief, ACLU v. DOJ FOIA appeal

On 22 March the ICJ together with 8 other organizations submitted and amicus curie brief in support of an action by the American Civil Liberties Union to obtain information under the US Freedom of Information Act about the CIA’s use of drones to carry out targeted killings around the world. (more…)

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ICJ submission in LADELE & MCFARLANE v. United Kingdom

In Ladele & McFarlane v. United Kingdom, the applicants argue that the failure of their employers to grant them a religious exemption from serving same-sex couples is a violation of their rights under Article 9 of the European Convention. Ladele, whose case was profiled in Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Justice: A Comparative Law Casebook, […]

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Amicus Curiae – in the case of campo Algodonero : Claudia Ivette González, Esmeralda Herrera Monreal and laura Berenice Ramos Monárrez against the United Mexican States.

Amicus Curiae: presented by the International Commission of Jurists before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in the case of Campo Algodonero: Claudia Ivette González, Esmeralda Herrera Monreal and Laura Berenice Ramos Monárrez against the United Mexican States. The United Mexican States-case-2009 (full text, PDF)

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