Overview of Military Commissions

After welcoming remarks, panelists gave an overview of military commission operations and practices. Among the topics they addressed… read more

After welcoming remarks, panelists gave an overview of military commission operations and practices. Among the topics they addressed were the rules and precedents for conducting military tribunals, issues facing current prosecution and defense teams for the trials of suspected terrorists detained at U.S. facilities, and the legal foundation for the tribunal system. They also answered questions from members of the audience.

American University Washington College of Law and the college’s National Institute of Military Justice held a day-long conference examining the jurisprudence of the military commissions under the Military Commissions Act of 2006. close

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

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Program ID:
283595-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 26, 2009
Last Aired:
Aug 28, 2009

Airing Details

  • Jan 26, 2009 | 10:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 27, 2009 | 3:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 05, 2009 | 4:09pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 16, 2009 | 1:27pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 27, 2009 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2009 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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