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Law and Iraq - press clippings

[JURIST] Sunday reports on legal issues relating to the war in Iraq: CBS legal analyst Andrew Cohn discusses POWs and the law, while Lance Gay of Scripps-Howard says that POW rules face an uncertain future.... In another story, Lance Gay describes how lawyers weigh in on battlefield decisions.... Scripps-Howard reporter Mary Diebel says that questions of the war's legality are dogging the US. As if to prove her point, the Finnish News Service reports that Finnish legal experts say the Iraq war is illegal.... Patricia Wilson of Reuters reports that last week's attack on Saddam Hussein was OK under US assassination rules.

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