Police accountability / L’imputabilité de la police

New ICC Investigations on the Philippines and Venezuela

The International Criminal Court (ICC) investigates some of the most severe international crimes including genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity. Under the Rome Statute, it is the duty of the ICC to investigate and…

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The Status of Québec’s Two-Year Inquiry into the Treatment of Indigenous People

Canadians and Quebeckers may recall the horrifying allegations that emerged from Val-d’Or, Québec in 2015: Aboriginal women in the community accused provincial police officers of at least two decades of sexual assault. These allegations initially…

Le président philippin Rodrigo Duterte dans l’eau chaude

La Procureure générale de la Cour pénale internationale, Fatou Bensouda, vient tout juste d’annoncer, plus tôt ce mois-ci, l’ouverture d’un examen préliminaire relativement aux possibles crimes contre l’humanité du régime du président philippin, Rodrigo Duterte….

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US Supreme Court Phone Privacy Case in Carpenter v US

  On November 29th, 2017, the US Supreme Court oversaw case Carpenter v United States. The court overheard arguments to answer the question, does the warrantless search and seizure of cell phone records, which include the…