Presidential Power in Combating Terrorism

Ruth Wedgwood moderated a discussion on the implications of the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in Hamdan v. Rumsfeld and the Military Commissions… read more

Ruth Wedgwood moderated a discussion on the implications of the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in Hamdan v. Rumsfeld and the Military Commissions Act of 2006. This court ruling said that war crimes tribunals had to be established by Congress rather than the executive branch.

The International Law and Organization Program “Presidential Power in the War on Terror: The Supreme Court Decision in Hamdan v. Rumsfeld and the Military Commissions Act of 2006” was held in the Rome Building Auditorium. close

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  • Joseph Onek Senior Policy Analyst Open Society Institute->Washington, DC
  • Ruth Wedgwood Director Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies->International Law and Organization Program
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Presidential Power in Combating Terrorism

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Program ID:
195295-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 07, 2006 | 4:31pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Nov 11, 2006 | 6:10am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Nov 07, 2006 | 4:31pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 09, 2006 | 11:33am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 10, 2006 | 2:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 10, 2006 | 11:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 11, 2006 | 6:10am EST | C-SPAN 2
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