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  • 32nd IALL Annual Course on International Law and Legal Information, Barcelona, 15-19 September, 2013

    32nd IALL Annual Course on International Law and Legal Information, Barcelona, 15-19 September, 2013

    October 3, 2013

    Earlier this month, the International Association of Law Libraries (IALL) held its 32nd Annual Course on International Law and Legal Information in the beautiful city of Barcelona, Spain. The conference was made possible by the generosity and hospitality of the Faculty of Law, University of Barcelona. The Peace Palace Library participated!

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  • Vrede van Munster - county hall - I

    Vrede van Munster – county hall – I

    August 30, 2013

    Photograph of an engraving of the council chamber of the City Hall of Münster. In this boardroom the Peace of Münster was signed between the Dutch Republic an the Kingdom of Spain on 30 January 1648, and officially ratified in Münster on 15 May 1648. With this treaty, the United Netherlands finally became independent from the […]

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  • Vrede van Münster – raadzaal – II

    August 30, 2013

    Photograph of the council chamber of the City Hall of Münster. In this room the Peace of Münster was signed between the Dutch Republic an the Kingdom of Spain on 30 January 1648, and officially ratified in Münster on 15 May 1648. With this treaty, the United Netherlands finally became independent from the Spanish Crown.

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  • Suspension of Spain’s Investigating Judge Garzón

    May 17, 2010

    On Friday, 14 May 2010, Spain’s General Council of the Judiciary in an emergency session decided to suspend National Court investigating judge Baltasar Garzón pending his trial for knowingly exceeding his jurisdiction by initiating an investigation into the crimes committed during the country’s civil war and the Franco regime, despite an existing amnesty law.

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