Rule of Law: Resources
Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History, and Diplomacy. New Haven, CT: Yale
Law School, 2008.
Magna Carta, 1215.
Bill of Rights, 1689.
of the Rights of Man, 1789. http://avalon.law.yale.edu/18th_century/rightsof.asp.
Declaration of Independence,
of the United States
and Bill of Rights. http://avalon.law.yale.edu/18th_century/usconst.asp.
Corpus Act, 1679. Available at LONANG Institute, http://www.lonang.com/exlibris/organic/1679-hca.htm.
Rights Web. "A Summary of United Nations Agreements on Human Rights," 1997. http://www.hrweb.org/legal/undocs.html.
descriptions of and links to relevant documents:
Charter of the United Nations.
Universal Declaration of Human
Covenant on Civil and Political
Convention Against Torture.
Philippa. "The Role of an Independent Judiciary." In Democracy Papers. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of State, Bureau of
International Information Programs, 2001. http://usinfo.state.gov/products/pubs/democracy/dmpaper6.htm.
Law of the Federal Republic of Germany. http://www.constitution.org/cons/germany.txt.
of the German Democratic Republic.
Gordon. The Germans. New York: Meridan, 1982.
Eric, ed. Germany: A Country Study.
Washington, DC: Library of Congress, Federal Research Division, 1995. http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/detoc.html.
Fritz. Five Germanys I Have Known. New York: Farrar, Straus
& Giroux, 2006.
Federal Research Division. Country Profile: Singapore. Washington, DC: Library of Congress,
June 2006. http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/profiles/Singapore.pdf.
Barbara Leitch, ed. Singapore: A Country
Study. Washington, DC: Library of Congress, Federal Research
Division, 1989. http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/sgtoc.html.
"Commanding Heights: Singapore."
Democratic Party. "Chee Found Guilty for 'Attempting to Leave Singapore.'" News
release, February, 27, 2007.
Movement for Democracy. "Democracy Alert: World Movement Participant Chee Soon
Juan of Singapore Found Guilty of
Attempting to Leave the Country." News release, February 27, 2007. http://www.wmd.org/democracyalerts/cheeSoonJuan.html.
Faiza Saleh. "Saudi Lawyer Takes on Religious Court System; Rights Cases Used
to Press for Change." Washington Post, December 23, 2006.
Rachel, and Isobel Coleman. "The Kingdom's Clock." Foreign Policy (September–October 2006).
for Democracy and Human Rights in Saudi Arabia (CDHR). http://www.cdhr.info. See suggested links.
Survey: Saudi Arabia."
The Economist, January 7, 2006.
Federal Research Division. Country Profile: Saudi Arabia. Washington, DC: Library of Congress,
September 2006. http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/profiles/Saudi_Arabia.pdf.
Helen Chapin, ed. Saudi Arabia: A Country
Study. Washington, DC: Library of Congress, Federal Research Division, 1992.