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Wikileaks and International Law: Inviolability vs Inadmissibility in Bancoult (No 3)

Professor Robert McCorquodale *

Barrister, Brick Court Chambers; former Director, British Institute of International and Comparative Law; Professor of International Law and Human Rights, University of Nottingham School of Law. Junior counsel for Mr Bancoult in R (Bancoult) (No 3) v Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs 2018 UKSC 3, 2018 WLR 973, and a legal representative for the Republic of Vanuatu before the International Court of Justice in Legal consequences of the separation of the Chagos Archipelago from Mauritius in 1965 (Request for Advisory Opinion). The authors extend their warm thanks to the late Professor Vera Gowlland-Debbas, Professor Jure Vidmar and Philippa Webb (20 Essex Street). The views expressed are those of the authors alone.

Stephen Kosmin *

Barrister, 11 KBW Chambers. Junior counsel for Mr Bancoult in R (Bancoult) (No 3) v Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs 2018 UKSC 3, 2018 WLR 973.

Wikileaks and International Law: Inviolability vs Inadmissibility in Bancoult (No 3)

Professor Robert McCorquodale
Stephen Kosmin

The UK Supreme Court Yearbook
Volume 9, Legal Year 2017-2018pp. 92-123.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.19152/ukscy.763
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