Se Assignment # 1 Jurisprudential thought

After World War II, which ended in 1945, an international tribunal of judges convened at Nuremberg, Germany. The judges convicted several Nazis of Crimes against humanity.Assuming that the Nazis war criminals who were convicted had not disobeyed any law of their country and had merely been following their governments (Hitler) orders, what law had they violated? Explain. (Define and articulate what law had been violated after analyzing the situation from Natural law, Positivism, or Legal realism?

Assignment 1: read the facts of case and comment on the issue(s) in question by applying the logic of jurisprudence: naturallaw, positivism or legal realism in responding to the issue(s) in question.

Grading Rubric:
2 Students submitted their responses to the issue(s) in question in an analytic understanding with reference to the legal issues and ethical concepts by applying the logic of jurisprudence.
1 -Students submitted their responses to the issue(s) in question in an analytic understanding with NO reference to the legal issues and ethical concepts by applying the logic of jurisprudence.