paragraph 303 in volume 3, chapter 20, The Written Proceedings and Related Matters
Article 43 of the Statute is categorical in requiring that the procedure in a contentious case before the full Court shall consist of two parts, written and oral.1 Article 43, paragraphs 1 to 4, provides:
- The procedure shall consist of two parts: written and oral.
- The written proceedings shall consist of the communication to the Court and to the parties of memorials, counter-memorials and, if necessary, replies; also all papers and documents in support.
- These communications sh…