The Advisory Opinion: The Light Treatment of International Humanitarian Law

@article{Kretzmer2005TheAO,
  title={The Advisory Opinion: The Light Treatment of International Humanitarian Law},
  author={David Kretzmer},
  journal={American Journal of International Law},
  year={2005},
  volume={99},
  pages={88 - 102}
}
  • D. Kretzmer
  • Published 1 January 2005
  • Sociology
  • American Journal of International Law
Ever since the occupation of the West Bank and Gaza began in 1967, the Supreme Court of Israel has entertained petitions challenging actions of the Israeli authorities in those territories. The Court has delivered dozens of judgments in which it addressed questions of international humanitarian law in a situation of belligerent occupation. For a long time the Supreme Court was the sole judicial actor in this sphere. While its judgments were subjected to scrutiny and criticism by academics, no… 
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