Vladimir Putin has signed a law officially allowing the Russian Constitutional Court to pick and choose whether or not it follows rulings by the European Court of Human Rights.
A new US law says American companies can keep resources they obtain in space, but some argue it contravenes international space law.
Some of the refugees who survived the sinking of a boat that killed at least 22 off Turkey told VICE News that they've been kept in grim conditions and then coercing them home, against international law.
Fighting in Syria and Iraq is illegal, even if you join the Kurds against the Islamic State. Adelaide lawyer and war veteran Ralph Bleechmore offers advice to those who want to go anyway.
A long-forgotten government report reveals US facilities that could become new homes for detainees as part of the White House's long-standing goal to close the Guantanamo Bay detention facility.
As world leaders descend on Myanmar this week, new war crime accusations against the country's military have emerged in a detailed report.
Apparently internet law is first-come, first-extradition.
On Thursday, a panel made up of former military and intelligence officials released the most thorough examination yet of America's fondness for the remote-controlled flying death machines commonly known as drones.
A recent report outlines the increasing rates of Palestinian children detained and held in solitary confinement.
Hasn’t it just flown by? Well unless you’re in detention that is.
Recently released documents from Edward Snowden's monumental leak trove show that the NSA spied on America's behalf during the 2009 Copenhagen Climate Summit, apparently with help from signals intelligence henchmen in Canada, Australia, the UK, and New...
If there’s anything that usually galvanizes journalists, it’s the mistreatment of one of their own. But more than a month after an Al Jazeera journalist was arrested in Egypt for “broadcasting false news,” most Canadians are probably still unaware of...