Legislating the War on Terror

Legislating the War on Terror

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qTackles some of the most challenging dilemmas and the new post-9/11 realities confronting Congress as it legislates the new ground rules for the war on terror. Presents an agenda for reforming statutory laws governing this new battle that balances need for security, rule of law, and constitutional rights of freedomq--Provided by publisher.Watkins, 335 U.S. 160 (1948), the Supreme Court upheld the acta#39;s World War II implementation through a presidential directive calling for detention and removal of all ... National Security with Justice Act, S.1876, July 25, 2007 (http://thomas.loc . gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.01876:). ... 125a€“28. 55. See Carlotta Gall, a€œU.S.- Afghan Foray Reveals Friction on Anti-Rebel Raids, a€ New York Times, July 3, 2006; Alissa ... The new U.S. military counterinsurgency manual offers similar cautions.

Title:Legislating the War on Terror
Author:Benjamin Wittes
Publisher:Brookings Institution Press - 2010-02-01


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