Immunities, Withdrawals from the International Criminal Court, and African Discontent: Reflections on an Impasse

10th February 2017

Max Du Plessis (KwaZulu-Natal) analyzes South Africa’s the recent and unforeseen withdrawal from International Criminal Court. To address growing legitimacy concerns, he argues that the ICC needs show that it has transcended the colonial underpinnings of international law and gives greater scope and ownership to states and domestic NGOs in the fight for international criminal justice.

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