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Mr. Neil Boister

Mr. Neil Boister
Professor of Law
University of Canterbury

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Criminal Law and Procedure
International Criminal Law
What is Transnational Criminal Law?
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Criminal Law and Procedure
International Criminal Law
What is Transnational Criminal Law?
A. Legal Instruments
International Convention for the Suppression of Counterfeiting of Currency, Geneva, 20 April 1929.

United States of America, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, 1977.

People’s Republic of China, Criminal Law, 1 July 1979.

United Nations Convention against Illicit Trafficking in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances, Vienna, 20 December 1988, United Nations, Treaty Series, no. 1582, p. 95.

Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions, 21 November 1997.

Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Rome, 17 July 1998, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 2187, p. 3.

United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, New York, 15 November 2000, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 2225, p. 209.

B. Jurisprudence
Supreme Court of Canada, Pushpanathan v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1998] 1 SCR 982.

Supreme Court of Canada, Libman v. The Queen, [1985] 2 SCR 178.
C. Documents
World Health Organization, Draft Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products, 4 April 2012.
D. Doctrine
N. Boister, An Introduction to Transnational Criminal Law, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2012