738Jun 4, 2013
Sexual Assaults in the Military, Panel 3
Legal experts testified on pending legislation on sexual assault in the military. Among the issues they addresses were proposals to remove military commanders from the judicial process, the ...
47Jul 7, 2009
Future of Military Commissions
Major General Jonathan Altenburg talked about his upcoming testimony in front of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the legal issues regarding military commissions, the trial of detainees, and ...
91Jul 7, 2009
Detainees and Military Commissions, Panel 2
The Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on legal issues regarding military commissions and the trial of detainees for violations of the law of war.
Experts on military ...
28Jan 23, 2009
Military Commission Practice and Jurisprudence
Major General John D. Altenburg, Jr. talked about military commission practice and jurisprudence.
This was the luncheon keynote address of a day-long conference examining the jurisprudence ...
7Aug 17, 2004
Legal Status of Detainees in Cuba
Mr. Altenburg spoke to reporters about the status of enemy combatant detainees in Cuba and legal issues in processing claims against their detention. Following his remarks he answered ...
18Nov 21, 2002
National Security Law: Constitutional and International Law
Panelists talked about domestic and international law governing the use of force. Among the topics they addressed were preemptive military action against rogue states, war powers issues, and ...