New PDF release: A War Like No Other: The Constitution in a Time of Terror

By Owen Fiss,Trevor Sutton

Owen Fiss has been a number one felony student for over thirty years, but ahead of 2001 it'll have appeared not going for him to write down approximately nationwide safeguard and the legislation of warfare; his concentration was once civil strategy and equivalent safety, but if the battle on Terror started to shroud felony lawsuits in secrecy, he discovered that the bulwarks of technique that defend the person from the notable strength of the kingdom have been dissolving, probably irreparably, and that it was once time for him to talk up.

The ten chapters during this quantity conceal the key felony battlefronts of the struggle on Terror from Guantánamo to drones, with a spotlight at the constitutional implications of these new instruments. The underlying topic is Fiss's main issue for the offense performed to the U.S. structure by means of the executive and legislative branches of presidency within the identify of public protection and the refusal of the judiciary to carry the govt. liable. A battle Like No Other should be a necessary highbrow beginning for all desirous about constitutional rights and the legislation in a brand new age.

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