The judicial arm of the occupation: the Israeli military courts in the occupied territories

  title={The judicial arm of the occupation: the Israeli military courts in the occupied territories},
  author={Sharon Weill},
  journal={International Review of the Red Cross},
  pages={395 - 419}
  • Sharon Weill
  • Published 1 June 2007
  • Law, Political Science
  • International Review of the Red Cross
Abstract Since the beginning of the Israeli occupation more than 200,000 cases have been brought before military courts, where Palestinian civilians have been prosecuted and judged by the military authorities. However, despite the large number of judicial decisions, this jurisprudence has not received the attention it merits. Academic researchers and NGOs have usually examined the procedural rights of the accused and have only rarely dealt with other legal matters. This article aims to examine… 
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/39/Add.1, para. 78, cited in Federico Andreu-Guzmán
  • Military Jurisdiction and International Law: Military Courts and Gross Human Rights Violations
  • 1998
The Military Prosecutor v
  • Israel Yearbook on Human Rights
  • 1977
Order Concerning the Prohibition of Training and Contact with Hostile Organization outside the Region
  • 1968
Eit case, above note 59
See also Legality of the Threat of Use of Nuclear Weapons, Advisory Opinion, ICJ Reports 1996, para. 25; Louise Doswald-Beck and Silvain Vité
  • International Review of the Red Cross
Unlike Article 7(d) of the SPO, which protects only security concerns