Introduction and Overview
This research guide is a collection of documents, reports and resources covering the legal situation in Iraq from 2003-2012.  From the beginning of the US/Coalition Forces War in Iraq, through the transitional justice period and the trial of Saddam Hussein.  It also includes resources covering the history of law in Iraq, historical and current constitutions, prisoner treatment, and the basic structure of the current legal system.
Iraq Laws
Transitional Courts & Trials
Saddam Hussein's Trial:
Published Reports
Organized in Chronological Order:
Collected Documents
Inspections & Sanctions
Treatment of Prisoners
Organized in Chronological Order:
Law of War
Research Websites
Collected Articles

Al-Ahram Weekly:

American Enterprise Institute [News & Commentary: War in Iraq]:

American Society of International Law:

FindLaw [Iraq Commentary Index]:

Other Miscellaneous Articles:

Iraq News

 Search World News on Iraq:

Subject Specialist
Picture: Vincent Moyer

Vincent Moyer
Foreign, Comparative and International Law Librarian
Tel: 565-4752

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