Can Saddam Hussein Receive a Fair Trial?

Two legal experts debated the question of whether Saddam Hussein could receive a fair trial before the Iraqi Special Tribunal. Curtis… read more

Two legal experts debated the question of whether Saddam Hussein could receive a fair trial before the Iraqi Special Tribunal. Curtis Doebbler, a member of Saddam Hussein’s legal defense team, argued that Hussein could not receive a fair trial at the hands of the tribunal. Case Western Reserve law professor Michael Scharf, a volunteer adviser to the Iraqi Special Tribunal, contended that the rules of the tribunal would provide a fair hearing of the facts. Associate Dean Hiram Chodosh moderated the debate.

The debate was held by the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center in the Case Western Reserve University School of Law moot courtoom. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Can Saddam Hussein Receive a Fair Trial?

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Debate
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Jan 29, 2005
Last Aired:
Oct 23, 2005

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  • Jan 29, 2005 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 30, 2005 | 2:22am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 18, 2005 | 10:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 19, 2005 | 2:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 19, 2005 | 7:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 21, 2005 | 10:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 22, 2005 | 2:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 22, 2005 | 7:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2005 | 10:06am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2005 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2005 | 7:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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