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Studies in international and comparative criminal law ; v. 13.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-131) and index.
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Introduction Trying Klaus Barbie : setting a precedent? Trying Paul Touvier and Maurice Papon : twisting the precedent A problematic legacy The direct applicability of the Genocide Convention under French law The non-applicability of statutory limitations to the crime of genocide The applicability of retroactive criminal norms The contemporary understanding of the law of genocide by the French judiciary : dualism in disguise? Responding to the incorrect ill-qualifications of Vichy France in the Touvier and Papon cases Responding to the equalisation of victims in the Barbie case Genocide : a crime against the family? Conclusion.