Nationality principle

Nationality principle,

Definition of Nationality principle:

  1. An international tenet which recognized the right of countries to exercise sovereign jurisdiction over a national even if the national violates sovereign laws in another country. For example, if a national of a country that prohibits gambling, bets on horse races in another country, the nationals country can prosecute as if the crime had been committed within its borders.

Meaning of Nationality principle & Nationality principle Definition