Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities
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paragraph 97 in volume 1, chapter 6, The Members of the Court

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Article 19 of the Statute, provides that the members of the Court, when engaged on the business of the Court, shall enjoy diplomatic privileges and immunities.1

One consequence of the integration of the Statute with the Charter is that the conventional basis for the diplomatic privileges and immunities of the members of the Court (and of all other persons connected with the Court or having business with it) has been broadened. Article 105 of the Charter g…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 19 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-5992_rose_COM_0097>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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