By Donn Cortez
A lavish penthouse social gathering on best of a Vegas resort and on line casino performs host to a strange set-up to homicide during which a safety shield is trapped and killed in a personal elevator--and the physique quickly vanishes . . . major crime scene investigators Nick Stokes and Greg Sanders directly to an uncanny circus troupe with lethal connections to none except the Russian mafia. meanwhile, Ray Langston and Catherine Willows are known as to a psychiatric facility the place sufferers have simply escaped after attacking an orderly. one of many escaped sufferers, an Iraq battle veteran, controlled to smuggle in a military-grade nerve fuel, inducing practical and shared 3-dimensional illusions and hallucinations . . . and Ray and Catherine needs to race opposed to time so as to locate very harmful members now roaming freely at the streets of Las Vegas. . . .
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Introduction to the negotiation history 13 Option 1 posited that the case should proceed anyway if the Security Council does not use the opportunity to make a determination of an act of aggression. Indeed, some delegations argued that the crime of aggression should not be treated differently than the other three core crimes in the Statute. Under Option 2, the Court would have to dismiss the case in the absence of a Security Council determination. This was obviously the preferred option of the permanent members of the Council.
14 At the Rome Conference itself, the Bureau put much emphasis on the question whether to include the crime in the Statute or not, despite the fact that the great majority of delegations did actually favour its inclusion. The controversy over this question of principle made progress on the substantive questions virtually impossible. 15 The atmosphere on this issue was too antagonistic for a substantive negotiation, and 10 11 12 13 14 15 A. Cassese, P. Gaeta and J. R. W. D. ), The Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court: A Commentary, vol.
Para. 1. The phrase was a mix of previous proposals; see in particular the 2002 Proposal by Columbia and the 2001 Proposal by Guatemala (requiring a ‘clear’ violation of the UN Charter of a ‘high enough scale to seriously impair such territorial integrity or political independence’). The April 2002 Coordinator’s Proposal had used the word ‘characteristics’ instead of ‘character’, see also the many references to ‘characteristics’ in the 2000 Proposal by Germany. The term ‘gravity’ was included in the threshold clause of the 1997 Proposal by Egypt and Italy, and is also contained in GA Resolution 3314, articles 2 and 3(g).