David B. Rivkin Jr. and Lee A. Casey described it this way:

“The term “lawfare” describes the growing use of international law claims, usually factually or legally meritless, as a tool of war. The goal is to gain a moral advantage over your enemy in the court of world opinion, and potentially a legal advantage in national and international tribunals.”

Here’s an example of it, starring Tom Wilner:

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