79Oct 9, 2008
Ballistic Missile Defense
Lieutenant General Obering talked about the launch of a missile by the Ageis-class cruiser, USS Lake Erie, to shoot down an errant U.S. intelligence satellite on February 20, 2008. During his ...
172Jan 25, 2008
Gulf War POWs
U.S. POWs from the 1991 Gulf War held a news conference to discuss President Bush’s veto of the Defense Authorization Act, and the impact of the veto on their court judgment against Iraq for ...
52Nov 16, 2007
Democracy and National Security
The panelists talked about reconciling national security demands for secrecy with the democratic imperative for openness. Panelists advised presidential candidates of both parties on issues ...
38Dec 1, 2006
Civil Litigation and Terrorism
Assistant Secretary Baker opened the National Security Law Conference with remarks on U.S. security interests and law enforcement programs to strengthen national security. Following opening ...
18Nov 4, 2005
The Rule of Law in the New Iraq
The American Bar Association held a law and national security conference titled “National Security Law in a Changed World: The Fifteenth Annual Review of the Field” to address the ...
23Oct 30, 2003
Military lawyers spoke about military tribunals for enemy combatants and suspected terrorists. They talked about their roles as prosecutors and defense attorneys, providing fair trials, and ...
14Jan 16, 2003
The War on Terror
The panelists talked about the war on terrorism and media coverage. Following prepared remarks, they responded to questions from the audience.