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Prof. M. Cherif Bassiouni

Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni is a distinguished Emeritus Professor of Law at DePaul University College of Law and Emeritus President of the law school’s International Human Rights Law Institute. He also is Honorary President of the International Institute of Higher Studies in Criminal Sciences in Siracusa, Italy, and Honorary President of the International Association of Penal Law in Paris, France.

Pr. Bassiouni is the author or co-author of 28 legal texts and 14 monographs, the editor of 47 books, and the author of 264 articles on a wide range of legal issues, including international criminal law, comparative criminal law, and international human rights law.