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Difference Relating to Immunity from Legal Process of a Special Rapporteur of the Commission on Human Rights, Advisory Opinion, [1999] ICJ Rep 62, ICGJ 204 (ICJ 1999), 29th April 1999, United Nations [UN]; International Court of Justice [ICJ]

Difference Relating to Immunity from Legal Process of a Special Rapporteur of the Commission on Human Rights, Advisory Opinion, [1999] ICJ Rep 62, ICGJ 204 (ICJ 1999), 29th April 1999, United Nations [UN]; International Court of Justice [ICJ]

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 19 October 2019

Whether Article VI, Section 22 of the Convention on the Privileges and Immunities of the United Nations applied to the case of Dato' Param Cumaraswamy as Special Rapporteur of the Commission on Human Rights on the independence of judges and lawyers, granting him immunity from the jurisdiction of Malaysian courts for the statements he had made regarding the independence of judges in Malaysia.

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