Profile of Invited Expert “Van Schaack”

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Full Name
Professor Beth Van Schaack
Leah Kaplan Visiting Professor in Human Rights
Stanford Law School

Visiting Scholar, The Center for International Security & Cooperation, Stanford University; formerly Deputy to the Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues, Office of Global Criminal Justice, U.S. Department of State; Professor of Law, Santa Clara University School of Law.

Selected Citations to Published Materials
  • Beth Van Schaack & Ronald C. Slye, International Criminal Law and Its Enforcement: Cases and Materials, (Foundation Press, 2nd Ed., 2010).
  • Bringing the Khmer Rouge to Justice: Prosecuting Mass Violence before the Cambodian Courts (Jaya Ramji & Beth Van Schaack eds., 2005).
  • Beth Van Schaack, The Killing of Osama Bin Laden & Anwar Al-Aulaqi: Uncharted Legal Territory, 14 Yearbook of Int’l Humanitarian L. 255 (2012).
  • Beth Van Schaack, Negotiating at the Interface of Power and Law: The Crime of Aggression, 49 Colum. J. Transnat’l L. 505 (2011), available online, archived.
  • Beth Van Schaack, Crimen Sine Lege: Judicial Lawmaking at the Intersection of Law and Morals, 97 Geo. L.J. 119 (2008), available online, archived.


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