Jens David Ohlin

Jens David Ohlin is Professor of Law at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. He is the author, with George Fletcher, of Defending Humanity: When Force is Justified and Why (Oxford University Press, 2008), The Assault on International Law (Oxford University Press, forthcoming), and co-editor of Targeted Killings: Law and Morality in an Asymmetrical World (Oxford University Press, 2012). Ohlin's work ranges widely over international law, war crimes, and criminal law, and his law review articles have been cited by the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY).

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