88Mar 3, 2008
Future Surveillance Laws
The panelists offered suggestions for modernizing the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) to meet current intelligence challenges. Moderator Suzanne Spaulding asked ...
39Nov 4, 2005
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 ...
11Apr 13, 2004
Legal Responses to the Terrorism Threat
Judge Chertoff spoke about legal matters in the war on terror. Named to the federal bench last summer, Judge Chertoff ran the Justice Department’s Criminal Division from 2001 to June ...
23Feb 24, 2004
White House Counsel Gonzalez spoke about the Bush administration’s designation of ‘enemy combatants’ in the war on terrorism. Mr. Gonzalez made his remarks on the same ...
115Apr 24, 2003
Effects of the USA Patriot Act
Mr. Dinh discussed the USA Patriot Act and how it has aided law enforcement in the prevention of terrorist attacks in the U.S. and the world. Mr. Dinh is the chief author of the USA ...
16Nov 22, 2002
Detecting International Terrorists
The panelists talked about national security issues, focusing on the balance between individual privacy rights and the need to gather information in order to protect the public. They also ...
29Nov 22, 2002
Terrorist Detention and Prosecution
The panelists talked about the detention and prosecution of terrorists, focusing on the balance between individual liberties and the need to protect the public. Following their prepared ...
37Nov 22, 2002
Disclosure of Classified Information
In the Crystal City Marriott Hotel, the panelists talked about safeguarding national security, focusing on leaks of classified information and the balance between freedom of the press and the need ...
24Nov 21, 2002
National Security Law: Executive Branch Perspective
Following opening remarks by Ms. Spaulding, Mr. Everett, and Mr. Carlton, the panelists talked about national security concerns, including the balance between individual rights and ...