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Posts Tagged ‘international law’

Wrong, Mr. Snowden, Just Wrong.

I’ve tried to stay out of this, but now Snowden has blundered into areas of my expertise and about which he either knows nothing or chooses to lie.  This is not a matter of policy or morality or political persuasion.  This is just something he asserts as a fact that simply is not true. As […]

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Nicholas Rostow, Laurie Blank and Others Discuss National Security at ABA Conference

I recently attended the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security 22nd Annual Review of the Field of National Security Law in Washington, D.C. While there were many interesting panels, I want to highlight those from the second day of the conference, specifically, “National Security Law and International Law,” and “The Law […]

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This Friday and Saturday, Sept. 14-15: “3rd Annual Seminar on Teaching Law and National Security”

The American Bar Association has partnered with Syracuse University and the Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism (INSCT) to host the Third Annual Seminar on Teaching Law and National Security. The conference will take place this Friday, September 14, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Eastern U.S. time, and Saturday, September 15, 2012 from […]

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Sep 10th, 2012 Current Affairs, defenses

Upcoming on 9/11/12 from Harvard: Live Seminar “Emerging Challenges in the Age of Drones: Targeted Killings and Humanitarian Protection”

The Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research at Harvard University has announced that it will host a live online seminar on September 11, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Eastern U.S. time entitled: “Emerging Challenges in the Age of Drones: Targeted Killings and Humanitarian Protection.” According to the Program’s website, “the Live Web […]

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Understanding Armed Groups and the Applicable Law -Harvard

On April 5, Harvard will host a live, webcast seminar described as: Co-hosted with the International Review of the Red Cross In order to enrich discussions among humanitarian professionals regarding principled engagement with armed groups, this Live Web Seminar, jointly convened by the Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research (HPCR ) and the International […]

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Prosecutors urge continued support of international tribunals

An article published yesterday, (09/02/10), by Jurist, announces the signing of the fourth Chautauqua Declaration by current and former international prosecutors which praises recent developments in international law and encourages continued support of international courts.  The full text of the Declaration, available here, encourages continued support for the funding of the tribunals and courts as […]

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