New Published Work from Professor Leila Sadat

The International Criminal Court in a Nutshell, coauthored by Professor Leila Sadat, Patrick Keenan and Milena Sterio is now available from West Academic.

The book provides an introduction to the International Criminal Court, including a brief history of the creation of the ICC, the Court’s jurisdiction and operations, and the Court’s procedures from the initiation of a case through trial, appeal, sentencing, and reparations. Other chapters cover the substantive law the Court applies, including modes of liability and defenses and the unique role and rights of victims in the ICC system. It also includes the ICC’s complex relationships with the United Nations and the United States.

See the content outline here