National security law

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  • Creator Stephen Dycus ... [and others]
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Fourth edition. New York : Aspen Publishers, [2007] ©2007
  • Physical Details
    • xxxix, 1142 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • ISBNs 0735556148, 9780735556140
  • OCLC ocm74916005

Notes

  • Includes index.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Providing for the "Common defence" : the original understanding -- The gloss of history : an introduction to the separation of national security powers -- The president's national security powers -- Congress's national security powers -- The courts' national security role -- The domestic effect of international law -- War in general -- The war powers resolution -- Unilateral self-defense and rescue -- Collective self-defense -- Preemptive war -- Humanitarian and peace/stability operations -- Origins and evolving limits of intelligence operations -- Covert action -- Other legal problems in the intelligence field -- Defining terrorism -- The Fourth Amendment and national security -- Congressional authority for national security surveillance -- Third-party records and data mining -- Screening for security -- Organization and coordination of counterterrorism investigations -- Surveillance abroad -- Civil detention of terrorist suspects -- Suspending the great writ -- Military detention -- Interrogating terrorist suspects -- Criminalizing terrorism and material support -- Secret evidence -- Trial by military commission -- Managing a WMD attack -- The domestic role of the armed forces -- Regulating access to national security information -- Statutory access to national security information -- Access to national security information in civil litigation -- Restraining unauthorized disclosures of national security information -- Restraints on publication of national security information