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Double criminality in international extradition law
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The object of the thesis is to examine the content and status of the double criminality principle in international extradition law. The double criminality principle says a fugitive c annat be extradited ...
State cooperation within the context of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court : a critical reflection
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis is a reflection of the provisions of the Rome Statute in relation to the most fundamental condition for the effective functioning of the Court – the cooperation of states. It broadly examines ...
A critical assessment of the exercise of universal jurisdiction by South African courts
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT : Universal jurisdiction is a relatively new concept in South Africa and a rather controversial concept in international criminal law. It is often discussed but rarely applied. Universal jurisdiction refers ...
A critical comparative analysis of anti-bribery legislation in the BRICS countries
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT : Recent years have proven to be quite progressive in terms of the development of anti-corruption legislation, especially with the promulgation of the United Kingdom Bribery Act, and the increased ...
Crime as punishment: A legal perspective on vigilantism in South Africa
(Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT : This study aims to remedy a gap in legal literature by addressing the phenomenon of vigilantism from a legal perspective, and seeking to conceptualise and understand the problem. To this end, it first ...