Human Rights Brief ~ Center for Human Rights

and Humanitarian Law

Washington College of Law, American University ~ Volume 4, Number 2 ~ Spring 1997


ICTY Issues Final Judgment Against Dusan Tadic in First International War Crimes Trial Since World War II

by Rochus J.P. Pronk and Brian D. Tittemore

Israeli Interrogation Methods Legitimized by Court

by Alexandra L. Wisotsky

China's Plans for Hong Kong Jeopardize Basic Civil Liberties

by Gillian Brady

Combating Discrimination Against AIDS Patients in Tanzania

by Nicole Grimm

Ethnic Minorities in Post-Communist Romania: From Rhetoric to Integration

by Tiberiu Dianu

News from the Inter-American System

by William Clark Harrell and Professor Richard Wilson

News from the International War Crimes Tribunals
by Ewen Allison

Turkey's Human Rights Record Impedes European Integration

by D. Michelle Domke

WCL Hosts Inter-American Human Rights Moot Court Competition

Alumnus Profile: Sabine Schlemmer-Schulte

Center News

Faculty/Staff News

Credits & Copyright Information

The Human Rights Brief is a publication of the Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law in conjunction with the Washington College of Law at American University. No portion of this newsletter may be reprinted without the express written permission of The Human Rights Brief. All correspondence, reprinting requests, and articles proposed for publication may be sent to: American University, Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, Washington College of Law, 4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20016-8181 Phone (202) 274-4180, fax (202) 274-0783, e-mail:

Directors of the Center For Human Rights and Humanitarian Law:
Robert Goldman, Claudio Grossman, Herman Schwartz
Executive Director:
Robert Guitteau, Jr.
D. Michelle Domke
Senior Articles Editors:
Gillian Brady, David Clark
Managing Editor:
Chandini Burt
Junior Articles Editors:
Patrick Moran, Rajeev Purohit, J. Michael Springman, Amy Stern
Field Reports Editors:
Monika Talwar, Jamie Underwood
Trends Editors:
Gary Rabkin, Alexandra Wisotsky
Center News Editor:
Minh Ngoc Nguyen
Faculty/Alumni News Editor:
Aimee Meacham
International Tribunals Editor:
Ewen Allison
Inter-American System Editor:
William Clark Harrell
Alumni Board:
Vanessa Allen, Gabriel Eckstein, Fernando González- Martín, Claudia Martin, Rochus Pronk, Ayesha Qayyum, Diego Rodriguez, Brian Tittemore
Newsletter Staff:
Kim Anglin, Tiberiu Dianu, Marie Hurlbut, Jennifer Morris, Christine Poulon
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