THE PROCEDURE OF THE INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE
Military and Paramilitary Activities
(Nicaragua/United States of America)
Merits. J. 27.6.1986
I.C.J. Reports 1986, p. 14
[p. 39] The Court holds that general principles as to the judicial
process require that the facts on which its Judgment is based should be those
occurring up to the close of the oral proceedings on the merits of the case.