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June 25, 2016

War by Legislation: The Constitutionality of Congressional Regulation of Detentions in Armed Conflicts

In this essay, Ford considers provisions of the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) which place restrictions on the disposition of detainees held in Guantánamo Bay. These provisions raise substantial separation of powers issues regarding the ability of Congress to restrict detention operations of the Executive. These restrictions, and similar restrictions found in earlier NDAAs, specifically implicate the Executive's powers in foreign affairs and as Commander in Chief. Ford concludes that, with the exception of a similar provision found in the 2013 NDAA, the restrictions are constitutional.

April 1, 2016

Conversation with Professors Steven Calabresi and Andrew Koppelman on the Legacy of Justice Antonin Scalia

In this podcast, Professors Steven Calabresi and Andrew Koppelman discuss the legacy of Justice Antonin Scalia with NULR Senior Online Editor Matthew Monahan.

January 12, 2016

Conversation with Professor Monu Bedi on "The Curious Case of Cell Phone Location Data: Fourth Amendment Doctrine Mashup"

In this podcast, Professor Monu Bedi discusses The Curious Case of Cell Phone Location Data: Fourth Amendment Doctrine Mashup with NULR Online Articles Editor Carlo Felizardo.