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Fall 2007 - Rule of Law in Wartime

Jinks, Derek P
Sullivan, Scott

Credit Hours: 3  Course ID: 379M  Unique # 29200

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
MTW10:30 - 11:20 amTNH 2.123
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Final Monday, December 10 1:30 pm - A-Z
2.140
2.140
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
This course surveys several important legal developments in the Global War on Terror.  Topics covered will include the "law of war"; the designation of persons as "enemy combatants" and the legal consequences of such designation; military tribunals; wartime detention; interrogation; and the role of the judiciary in time of war.  Each issue will be analyzed by reference to a variety of legal materials including:  regulations, statutes, constitutional law, and international law.  Grades will be based on final examination.

This course may not be repeated for credit.

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