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Richard A. Wilson Co-Authors New Guidelines on Hate Speech


“In collaboration with a team of lawyers and researchers based in the Hague, former visiting scholar Richard Ashby Wilson (University of Connecticut) has co-authored the Hartford Guidelines to Speech Crimes in International Criminal Law, a new set of recommendations based on international law for identifying and prosecuting speech crimes, which include hate speech, incitement to violence, and instigating crimes against humanity.” (Russel Sage Foundation, 2018)

To learn more about Dr. Wilson’s contributions to the Hartford Guidelines, please continue reading here.






Visit the European Journal of International Law blog (link below) to read about Dr. Wilson’s perspective on the significance of the Hartford Guidelines:

The Hartford Guidelines on Speech Crimes in International Criminal Law