Wildlife advocates had asked the Supreme Court to spare a tiger believed to have killed 13 people, arguing that the victims should not have been in her territory.
“For all intents and purposes, the ICC is already dead to us,” Trump’s national security adviser told the conservative Federalist Society.
The International Criminal Court will face sanctions if it prosecutes Americans, a Trump aide says.
National Security Adviser John Bolton delivered remarks at the Federalist Society in Washington, DC. He criticized the authority and legitimacy of the International Criminal Court (ICC) stating, “The United States will use any means necessary to protect our citizens and those of our allies from unjust prosecution by this illegitimate court. We will not cooperate with the ICC. We will provide no assistance to the ICC. And we certainly will not join the ICC.” In addition, Mr. Bolton threatened ICC judges with sanctions if they attempt to prosecute Americans over alleged war crimes in Afghanistan. The ICC is an intergovernmental organization based in the Netherlands that hears cases on genocide and other crimes against humanity. Full video here: https://cs.pn/2CFxmRu
Former Solicitor General Paul Clement on cameras in the Supreme Court: “Televising Supreme Court oral arguments makes a lot of sense… I honestly don’t see a particularly compelling argument why they public shouldn’t see… If they did, they’d have a particularly high opinion of Supreme Court.” Clement was testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. https://cs.pn/2CFrFCT
National security adviser John Bolton, a longtime critic of the International Criminal Court, to challenge the court’s jurisdiction in a speech Monday
The German car giant is in the dock as shareholders seek compensation for “dieselgate”.