Category «Military»

Commentary: The Iraq Troop Surge

Beth Wellington puts the recently announced troop surge surge into context by reviewing the response of members of Congress, the public, columnists and think tanks.

Subjects: Congress, Extras, Legal Research, Military

Commentary: The Military Commissions Act and Habeas Corpus

Beth Wellington’s commentary examines the contentious issues related to the administration’s use of military commissions and the subsequent introduction of new legislation to “correct problems in the act” and “to restore fundamental protections.”

Subjects: Congress, Criminal Law, Extras, Legal Research, Military