International Law in Russian Constitutional Justice: A Case Study in Capital Punishment
A talk by Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov, Professor of International Law
Monday, October 25, 2010
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 pm
Location: Heller, Room G2
Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov will discuss Russian Constitutional Law and how capital punishment was effectively banned by his country in response to international legal obligations. Tuzmukhamedov is a Professor of International Law and Counsellor to the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation. He is also currently serving as Trial Judge of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, and was a participant in the 2010 Brandeis Institute for International Judges.
This event is co-sponsored by the International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life and the Brandeis-Genesis Institute for Russian Jewry.