National Security Law

Law 374



Rigorous Writing Experience (RWE)



A study of presidential and congressional national security powers under the Constitution and case law, and the role of the courts in reviewing those powers; the use of military force in international relations; investigating terrorism and other national security threats, with a focus on surveillance and other counter-terrorism measures; the interrogation and detention of terrorists; prosecuting terrorists in the federal courts and in military commissions; and the state secrets privilege, the Classified Information Procedures Act and public access to national security information in civil litigation.

Mandatory: None

Recommended: Criminal Procedure Investigation

J. Brooker (Visitor), F. Whitney

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