Amsterdam Center for International Law

Photographer: Denis Abels

dr. D. (Denis) Abels


  • Faculty of Law
    Criminal Law
  • Visiting address
    REC A
    Nieuwe Achtergracht 166  Room number: A9.20
  • Postal address:
    Postbus  1030
    1000 BA  Amsterdam
  • D.Abels@uva.nl
    T: 0205253640

Profile

Denis Abels is president of the department of criminal law of the University of Amsterdam.

He is an Associate Professor of Criminal Law and a honorary Judge. 

His expertise is the field of (international) sanctioning law. 

He studied law at the University of Amsterdam (PhD cum laude, LLM cum laude ; LLB cum laude ).

2017

  • Abels, D. (2017). Internationaalrechtelijke aspecten van detentie in het kader van terrorismebestrijding. Sancties : Tijdschrift over Straffen en Maatregelen, 2017(4), 226-234. [29].

2016

  • Abels, D. (2016). Limiting the objectives of the enforcement of international punishment. In R. Mulgrew, & D. Abels (Eds.), Research Handbook on the International Penal System (pp. 250-273). (Research handbooks in international law). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing. DOI: 10.4337/9781783472161.00022  [details] 
  • Abels, D. (2016). Vreemde detentieregimes op Nederlands grondgebied: de PI Norgerhaven. Delikt en Delinkwent, 46(6), 386-405. [36]. [details] 

2013

  • Abels, D. (2013). Positive obligations and the international criminal tribunals' law of detention: funding family visits and the ICC Presidency's Ngudjolo decision. Netherlands International Law Review, 60(1), 51-72. DOI: 10.1017/S0165070X12001039  [details] 

2012

  • Abels, D. (2012). Prisoners of the international community: the legal position of persons detained at international criminal tribunals. The Hague: T.M.C. Asser Press. DOI: 10.1007/978-90-6704-888-0  [details] 

2017

  • Abels, D., (2017). Commentary: Commentary on 'Order on Conditions of Detention, In the matter of El Sayed, Case No. CH/Pres/2009/01/rev, Before the President, 21 April 2009; and Order Regarding the Detention of persons Detained in Lebanon in Connection with the Case of the Attack against Prime Minister Hariri and others, In the matter of El Sayed, Case No. CH/PTJ/2009/06, Before the Pre-Trial Judge, 29 April 2009), No. CH/PTJ/2009/06, 6 p., Apr 29, 2009. (annotated leading cases of international criminal tribunals; Vol. 49 (Special Tribunal for Lebanon)).

2016

  • Abels, D., Benschop, A., Blom, T., Jonk, M., & Korf, D. J. (2016). Vereenvoudiging Verdenkingscriteria: De gevolgen van de voorgenomen wijziging van de verdenkiingscriteria voor de opsporingspraktijk. (Bonger Reeks; No. 31). Amsterdam: Rozenberg Publishers. [details] 

2013

  • Abels, D. (2013). Internationaal sanctierecht: een dialectische beschouwing van regels en doeleinden. In D. Abels, M. M. Dolman, & K. C. J. Vriend (Eds.), Dialectiek van nationaal en internationaal strafrecht. (pp. 65-116). Den Haag: Boom Juridische uitgevers. [details] 

2012

  • Abels, D. (2012). De verbindendheid van soft-law penologische standaarden. In J. Claessen, & D. de Vocht (Eds.), Humaan strafwerk: liber amicorum Gerard de Jonge (pp. 1-15). Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers. [details] 

2016

  • Abels, D. (2016). Complex criminality - an introduction. In D. Abels, D. Bruin, & H. van der Wilt (Eds.), Complex Criminality (pp. i-iv). The Hague: Eleven International Publishing. [details] 
  • Mulgrew, R., & Abels, D. (2016). Conclusion. In R. Mulgrew, & D. Abels (Eds.), Research Handbook on the International Penal System (pp. 492). (Research handbooks in international law). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing. DOI: 10.4337/9781783472161.00034  [details] 
  • Mulgrew, R., & Abels, D. (2016). Preface. In R. Mulgrew, & D. Abels (Eds.), Research Handbook on the International Penal System (pp. xiii-ix). (Research handbooks in international law). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing. DOI: 10.4337/9781783472161.00005  [details] 

2015

  • Abels, D., (2015). Case note: EHRM (Onderwijs in detentie en onschuldpresumptie (klachtnummer 16032/07, Velyo Velev/Bulgarije)), No. 3, May 27, 2014. (Sancties : Tijdschrift over Straffen en Maatregelen; Vol. 2015, No. 2). [details] 
  • Abels, D., (2015). Case note: EHRM (nrs. 36925/10, 21487/12, 73893/12, 73196/12, 77718/12 en 9717/12: Neshkov en anderen tegen Bulgarije: Het verbod op onmenselijke en vernederende behandeling en het recht op een 'effective remedy': EVRM, artikel 3 en artikel 13 EVRM), No. 41, Jan 27, 2015. (Sancties : Tijdschrift over Straffen en Maatregelen; Vol. 2015, No. 5). [details] 

2014

  • Abels, D., (2014). Case note: EHRM (Isoleercel (klachtnummer 24630/10, Lindström en Mässeli tegen Finland)), No. 10, Jan 14, 2014. (Sancties : Tijdschrift over Straffen en Maatregelen; Vol. 2014, No. 4). [details] 
  • Abels, D., (2014). Case note: ICTY (Decision of the President on the Application for Pardon or Commutation of Sentence of Pavle Strugar, Prosecutor v. Strugar, Case No. IT-01-42-ES), Jan 16, 2009. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2014, No. 37). [details] 

2013

  • Abels, D., (2013). Case note: ICTY (A. Ch.) (Judgement on Sentencing Appeal, Prosecutor v. Zelenović, Case No. IT-96-23/2-A), Oct 31, 2007. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2013, No. 34). [details] 

2012

  • Abels, D. (2012). De rechtspositie van internationaal gedetineerden. Nederlands Juristenblad, 87(25), 1769-1770. [1464]. [details] 

2011

  • Abels, D., (2011). Case note: ICTY (A. Ch.) (Judgement on sentencing appeal: Prosecutor v. Dragan Nikolić: case no. IT-94-2-A), Feb 04, 2005. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2011, No. 26). [details] 

2010

  • Abels, D., (2010). Case note: ICC (Registrar’s decision pursuant to Regulation 196(1) of the Regulations of the Registry: situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, in the case of the Prosecutor v. Thomas Lubanga Dyilo: case no. ICC-01/04-01/06), Mar 17, 2006. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2010, No. 23). [details] 
  • Abels, D., (2010). Case note: ICTR (Sentencing judgement: the Prosecutor v. Joseph Nzabirinda: case no. ICTR-2001-77-T), Feb 23, 2007. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2010, No. 25). [details] 
  • Abels, D., (2010). Case note: ICTR (Sentencing judgement: the Prosecutor v. Juvénal Rugambarara: case no. ICTR-00-59-T), Nov 16, 2007. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2010, No. 25). [details] 
  • Abels, D., (2010). Case note: ICTY (Prosecutor v. Miroslav Deronjić: sentencing judgment: case no. IT-02-61-S), Mar 30, 2004. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2010, No. 19). [details] 

2008

  • Abels, D., (2008). Case note: ICTR (Case ICTR-98-41-T: Prosecutor v. Bagosora, Kabiligi, Ntabakuze and Nsengiyumva: Decision on Defence Motion to Obtain Cooperation from the Vatican Pursuant to Article 28), May 16, 2004. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2008, No. 18). [details] 
  • Abels, D., (2008). Case note: ICTY (Case IT-95-9/2: Prosecutor v. Simić: Order of the President on the Application for the Early Release of Milan Simić), Oct 27, 2003. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2008, No. 15). [details] 
  • Abels, D., (2008). Case note: ICTY (Case No. IT-96-21-Abis, A: Prosecutor v. Mucić, Delić and Landžo: Judgment on Sentence Appeal), Apr 08, 2003. (Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals; Vol. 2008, No. 14). [details] 
  • Abels, D., de Meester, K., & Sluiter, G. (2008). Kroniek internationaal strafrecht 2007, deel 1. NJCM-Bulletin, 33(5), 689-706. [details] 
  • Abels, D., de Meester, K., & Sluiter, G. (2008). Kroniek van het internationaal strafrecht 2007, deel 2. NJCM-Bulletin, 33(6), 840-855. [details] 

2007

  • Abels, D., Kurpershoek, D. C., Sluiter, G. K., & van Verseveld, A. (2007). Kroniek Internationaal Strafrecht 2006 deel I. NJCM-Bulletin, 32(04), 513-530. [details] 
  • Abels, D., Kurpershoek, D. C., Sluiter, G. K., & van Verseveld, A. (2007). Kroniek Internationaal Strafrecht 2006 deel II. NJCM-Bulletin, 32(05), 716-733. [details] 

Book editor

  • Bruin, D., Abels, D., & van der Wilt, H. (2016). Complex Criminality. The Hague: Eleven international publishing. [details] 
  • Mulgrew, R., & Abels, D. (2016). Research Handbook on the International Penal System. (Research handbooks in international law). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing. DOI: 10.4337/9781783472161  [details] 
  • Abels, D., Dolman, M. M., & Vriend, K. C. J. (2013). Dialectiek van nationaal en internationaal strafrecht. Den Haag: Boom Juridische uitgevers. [details] 

2014

  • Abels, D. (2014). The objectives of international punishment. New York: Social Science Electronic Publishing. [details] 
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