Finding International Court of Justice Opinions
In this lesson, you will learn about the International Court of Justice, one of the principal organs of the United Nations. After an introduction to the Court, you'll learn about some of the print reporters of the Court's decisions and online sources for these opinions. Finally, there will be a discussion of print and online digests of the Court's decisions.
On completion of the lesson, the student will be able to:
1. Describe how to find the decisions of the United Nations' International Court of Justice.
2. Identify the official reporter of the ICJ decisions and advisory opinions.
3. Discuss the ICJ's two functions.