This Essay first reviews the recent initiatives on fighting international crime and then suggests the need for a regional initiative on international criminal cooperation and criminal justice. The Author makes the proposal almost ten years after suggesting the establishment of the Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission (“CICAD”), whose creation was suggested as the precursor to a more comprehensive Americas Committee on Crime Problems.
Constructing a Hemispheric Initiative Against Transnational Crime,
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