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Article 9 pacifism clause and Japan's place in the world
Michael J. Kelly, The Article 9 Pacifism Clause and Japan's Place in the World, 25 Wis. Int'l L.J. 491 (2007).
Many argue that the Article 9 pacificim clause in the Japanese constitution is an impediment to Japan assuming its rightful place in the world's current power structure as it unduly restricts the deployment capabilities ...
Jury trials in Japan: Off to a good start, but...
Raneta Lawson Mack, Jury Trials in Japan: Off to a Good Start, But..., JURIST, Aug. 21, 2009, http://jurist.org/forum/2009/08/jury-trials-in-japan-off-to-good-start.php.
Why China doesn't really want the Senkaku Islands
Michael Kelly, Op-Ed, Why China Doesn't Really Want the Senkaku Islands, JURIST, Dec. 7, 2013, http://jurist.org/forum/2013/12/michael-kelly-china-senkaku.php.
Reestablishing jury trials in Japan: Foundational lessons from the Russian experience
Raneta Lawson Mack, Reestablishing Jury Trials in Japan: Foundational Lessons from the Russian Experience, 2 Creighton Int'l & Comp. L.J. 100 (2012).
This article examines the foundational and systemic impact of Japan's transition to a lay participation jury in an inquisitorial system accustomed to near-perfect conviction rates. Part I of the Article discusses Japan's ...