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Sunday 28 May 2006

Geoffrey S. Corn [South Texas College of Law]: "Media attention is once again focusing on the laws of war. Recent reports indicate that a criminal investigation is underway to determine whether members of a U.S. Marine unit should be prosecuted for "war crimes" in Iraq. The incident under investigation allegedly [read more]

Monday 22 May 2006

Geoffrey Corn, South Texas College of Law: "On May 9th, the Department of Defense published a revised version of Department of Defense Directive 5100.77, "The Department of Defense Law of War Program." This Directive is the foundation for all law of war related policies, training, application, and compliance programs throughout [read more]

Friday 19 May 2006

Michael J. Kelly [Creighton University School of Law]: "From the perspective of the outside world, Gen. Michael Hayden's decision to wear his military uniform makes it appear that the military is taking over the CIA. And from their perspective, about the only thing worse than the CIA after Iraq is [read more]

Friday 5 May 2006

Michael J. Kelly [Creighton University School of Law]: "With Porter Goss's resignation as CIA director, President Bush is presented with an opportunity to make real and lasting changes to a broken intelligence system. The cosmetic changes of two years ago (putting John Negroponte into a newly independent oversight post of [read more]

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