Whitecross, R. & Lindsay, C. (2017). Use and Implementation of OCR Chapter 33AA in Section 11 Order Proceedings. Edinburgh: Scottish Courts and Tribunal Service
This report presents the findings of a small-scale study designed and undertaken by the researchers between October 2016 and February 2017. The research was commissioned by th...
Moran, C. F. (2016). To Be Responsible for Ourselves: Dominic Ongwen and Defences Before the International Criminal Court. http://opiniojuris.org/2016/12/19/to-be-responsible-for-ourselves-dominic-ongwen-and-defences-before-the-international-criminal-court/
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Stavert, J. (2015). Deprivation of Liberty update. Edinburgh
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
Book project on the authority of international criminal law. The funding would be used to take up the offered position of Visiting Scholar at Columbia University, New York, to benefit from the researc...
Society of Legal Scholars
This research project aims to provide a theory of authority in international criminal law. The question explored by the project overall is what authority international criminal law possesses, and from...
The Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland became operational in 2005. It plays an integral role in guaranteeing the rights of patients with mental disorder as originally identified in the Millan Princip...
Associate Professor in Law
Moran, C. F. (2014). Emerging voices: the contribution of international criminal tribunals and courts to the development and promotion of international human rights law. http://opiniojuris.org/2014/08/04/emerging-voices-contribution-international-criminal-tribunals-courts-development-promotion-international-human-rights-law/
Chhina, R. K. (2014). Bank Guarantees in International Trade by Roeland F. Bertrams. International Trade Law and Regulation, 20(4), (38-39). ISSN 1357-3136
Neades, B. L. (1999). Organ donation in A & E; legal and ethical implications for the A & E nurse
In the U.K. the requirement for organs grows daily and sadly many people will die before an organ for transplant becomes available. In an effort to improve the supply of organ...
Maglione, G. (2018). Pushing the theoretical boundaries of restorative justice: Non-sovereign justice in radical political and social theories. In T. Gavrielides (Ed.), Routledge International Handbook of Restorative JusticeLondon, UK: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
Whitecross, R. W. (in press). Of Texts and Drama: Delivering Justice in Bhutan. Buddhism, Law & Society, 2, ISSN 2475-9279
This paper presents a short history of the development of legal texts in Bhutan with some analysis of how the later texts reflect the globalized language of the rule of law re...
Macfarlane, L. (in press). Rethinking Childhood Contributory Negligence: 'Blame', 'Fault' - but what about Children's Rights?. Juridical Review, ISSN 0022-6785
Article 3 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child provides that the child’s ‘best interests… shall be a primary consideration’ in all actions concerning th...
Barnes Macfarlane, L. (2017). Patrick v Patrick and Re A letter to a Young Person : Judicial Letters to Children – an Unannounced, but not an Unwelcome, Development. Edinburgh Law Review, 22(1), (101-107). doi:10.3366/elr.2018.0458. ISSN 1364-9809
A letter”, Nietzsche once wrote, “is an unannounced visit, the postman the agent of rude surprises”.1 Given the extremely personal nature of many family law judgments, it is r...
Whitecross, R. (2018). Thrims khang and the Setting of Justice: the spatial evolution of the Bhutanese Court of Justice. In S. Kumagai (Ed.), Buddhism, Culture and Society in BhutanNepal: Vajra Books/ Vajra Publications
Moran, C. F. (2017). Crystallising the International Rule of Law: Trump’s Accidental Contribution to International Law. Washburn Law Journal, 56(3), (491-506). ISSN 0043-0420
Moran, C. F. (2017). Human rights law. In N. Busby, & R. Zahn (Eds.), Studying EU law during and after Brexit, 81-84. Scotland: Scottish Universities Legal Network on Europe
The European Union’s original focus was on economic integration among the six founding Member States. The task of securing human rights at a supranational level had been entru...
Moran, C. F. (in press). A perspective on the Rome Statute's defence of duress: The role of imminence. International Criminal Law Review. ISSN 1567-536X
Moran, C. F. (in press). Does The Rome Statute Respect Cassese's Legacy? The case of duress. The Hague Justice Journal
The decision to include defences at the International Criminal Court was never discussed in depth and indeed, a reading of the conference proceedings demonstrates that there w...
The crisis in the numbers of donated organs has featu...
This critical appraisal demonstrates three particular themes that are domin...