Charles Swift

Charles Swift

Charles D. Swift is a former Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy, Judge Advocate General's Corps and Visiting Associate Professor of Law at Emory University School of Law. During the course of his Navy career, he was assigned to the Department of Defense Office of Military Commissions. Wikipedia*

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Charles Swift has eight videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2005 Senate Committee as a Counsel. The year with the most videos was 2006 with six videos. Most appearances with Neal Katyal (2). Most common tags: Military Courts, Hamdan v. Rumsfeld, Terrorism.

Appearances by Title:c. March 25, 2005 - Present Lieutenant Commander, Military Defense Counsel, U.S. Navy Videos: 7 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Counsel, Department of Defense Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>The Challenge</em>

    The Challenge

    Jonathan Mahler talked about Hamdan v. Rumsfeld, the Supreme Court case where the attorneys for Guantanamo detainee Salim Hamdan,…

  • Detainees at Guantanamo

    Detainees at Guantanamo

    Lieutenant Commander Swift talked about his experiences in defending terrorist suspect Salim Hamdan and the impact of new…

  • Military Commissions and Detainee Rights

    Military Commissions and Detainee Rights

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on the rights of detained enemy combatants in response to the ruling by the…

  • <em>Hamdan v. Rumsfeld</em>

    Hamdan v. Rumsfeld

    Lieutenant Commander Swift talked about the Supreme Court ruling in the Hamdan v. Rumsfeld case. The Court ruled Thursday that the president did not…

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