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Duterte threatens to arrest ICC prosecutor

President Rodrigo R. Duterte has threatened to arrest an International Criminal Court prosecutor if she “exercises any proceedings” in the country, noting that the Philippines was no longer a member of the ICC.

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International jurist knocks Philippines' reasoning on International Criminal Court withdrawal -- "There is an obligation to investigate allegations of extrajudicial killings."

The seat of the International Criminal Court in the Hague, Netherlands is seen in this photo release by the International Commission of Jurists, a non-governmental organization advocating for human rights. 542 more words

Philippines' Duterte urges other nations to quit ICC -- International Law is The Problem....


© AFP/File | Philippine’s President Rodrigo Duterte lashed out at the ICC two days after his government officially notified the United Nations of his decision to pull the Philippines out of the Rome Statute… 310 more words

Philippine Lawyers Laugh At President's International Criminal Court Excuses -- “This guy should get better lawyers.”

‘This would get a failing mark in any criminal law, remedial law, or public international law class,’ says an international law professor

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Did Thug Duterte just shit his pants?

With the International Criminal Court finally taking a hard look at The Thug’s infamous murder campaign, he seems to be panicking and has vowed to take his marbles and go home… 351 more words

Why Rodrigo Duterte is withdrawing Philippines from Rome Statute

On March 14, 2018, Rodrigo Roa Duterte, 72, President of the Republic of the Philippines, explained through a statement why the Philippines is withdrawing from the Rome Statute, the treaty that established the International Criminal Court (ICC). 824 more words

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ICC hosts launch of civil society forum to commemorate 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has hosted the launch of the Coalition for the ICC’s commemorations of the 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute – the Court’s founding treaty– with an Open Forum at the seat of the Court in The Hague, The Netherlands. 571 more words