Capital Punishment Threshold in Iran

The Islamic Republic of Iran has a pattern of issuing low standards for capital punishment; these patterns contribute to Iran having the second highest execution rate in the world. Iran has an international duty to award basic human rights to…

WCL Discusses the Conflict in Yemen

On Monday, April 17, 2017, the International Legal Studies Program (ILSP) offered a discussion at American University Washington College of Law (WCL) titled the “Yemen Conflict: Prospects for Accountability and Reconciliation.” Mohammed Alshuwaiter, a LL.M. candidate for International Legal Studies…