Charles "Tex" Watson Essays

  • Immunity Versus Human Rights: the Pinochet Case

    24949 Words  | 100 Pages

    EJIL 1999 ............................................................................................. Immunity versus Human Rights: The Pinochet Case Andrea Bianchi* Abstract In the Pinochet case the former head of state of a foreign country has been held accountable for the first time before a municipal court for acts of torture allegedly committed while he was in his post. The unprecedented character of the case causes one to ask whether municipal courts may properly complement