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2010 Symposium
"International Wrongs, International
Rights: The Use of Criminal Law to Protect Human Rights"

September 28, 2010

8:30-9:00 Registration
Light Breakfast served
9:00-9:15 Introduction
Douglas Johnson
9:15-10:00 Opening Address (video)
ICC Prosecutor Moreno-Ocampo: How Prosecution can Lead to Prevention

Panel One: International Criminal Law Prosecution (video)


11:00-11:15 Break

Panel Two: Transitional Justice (video)


12:15-1:30 Lunch & Reception

Panel Three: Modern Face of International Human Rights (video)


  • David Wippman (moderator)
  • Catherine TurnerHuman Rights and the Empire of International Law
  • David Weissbrodt & Cheryl HeilmanUse of Torture on Terrorism Suspects
  • Barbara FreyCriminal Immigrants and Immigrants as Criminals: the Expansion of Government Enforcement Actions against Non-Citizens in the U.S.
  • Jennifer GreenGender, Corporations and the Alien Tort Statute's Effectiveness in Enforcing International Norms
3:30-3:45 Closing Commentary
David Wippman
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For more information on this symposium, please contact Symposium Editor Matthew Webster at webst164@umn.edu.