Tagged: Constitution

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You Have Questions, the White House Has Answers: National Security and the Constitution

Recently, the White House released a policy report detailing the constitutional backdrop by which the United States conducts military force overseas.  This document, “Report on the Legal and Policy Frameworks Guiding the United States’ Use of Military Force and Related National Security Operations“, provides insight into several aspects surrounding U.S....

Report on Detainee Treatment

The Constitution Project’s Task Force on Detainee Treatment has unveiled a new website which contains the digital version of its report, “Detainee Treatment”. From the Introductory page of the site: “The Constitution Project’s Task Force on Detainee Treatment is an independent, bipartisan, blue-ribbon panel charged with examining the federal government’s...