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Executive Power controversies in the Obama Administration

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Philip Heymann, James Barr Ames Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, Orin Kerr, professor of law at the George Washington University Law School, Daniel Kanstroom, director of the Human Rights Program and professor of law at Boston College Law School, and Mary-Rose Papandrea, associate professor of law at Boston College Law School, discuss torture, indefinite detention, and military tribunals under the Obama administration. R. Shep Melnick, O'Neill Professor of Political Science at Boston College, moderates the second panel of the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy's 2010 conference on national security in the age of Obama.

Format: Panel Discussion
Length: 92

Presenter(s): Philip Heymann, Orin Kerr, Daniel Kanstroom, Mary-Rose Papandrea, Shep Melnick

Date: April 9, 2010

Location: Heights Room, Corcoran Commons

Sponsor(s): Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy

URL: http://frontrow.bc.edu/program/cloughexec3/

The information on this page is accurate as of April 2010