SEXUAL VIOLENCE IN INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL LAW: THEORIES FOR PROSECUTING CO-PERPETRATORS

By Susannah Walton

International law and the prosecution of war crimes is an important topic in today’s political climate. With many conflicts ongoing, looking towards international legal solutions is appealing. In war-time conflict, a common occurrence is the crime of sexual violence.[1] Sexual violence has long-term effects. The emotional pain can burden individuals and communities long after the conflict has subsided.[2]

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