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Fall 2007 - Rule of Law in Wartime

Jinks, Derek P
Sullivan, Scott

Course ID: 379M  Unique # 29200  Credit Hours: 3
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Monday 10:30 am - 11:20 am TNH 2.123
   Tuesday 10:30 am - 11:20 am TNH 2.123
   Wednesday 10:30 am - 11:20 am TNH 2.123
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Final Monday, December 10    1:30 pm          A-Z
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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