Part VII State jurisdiction, 22 Privileges and immunities of foreign states
James Crawford SC, FBA
- Immunity from jurisdiction, states — Immunity from jurisdiction, absolute — Immunity from jurisdiction, state officials — Heads of state and other senior officials — Attachment — 9dd843fd-a290-40d3-a1c9-c0761ea7c285 — Peremptory norms / ius cogens — Human rights
This chapter begins with a discussion of the evolution of the international law of state immunity. It then reviews the modalities of granting immunity, attachment and seizure in execution, and state immunity and human rights.