Terrorism: International Case Law Reporter 2008: Volume I

Hardcover | April 8, 2010

EditorMichael A. Newton

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Terrorism: International Case Law Reporter is an annual collection of the most important cases in security law from around the world. Handpicked and introduced by internationally renowned terrorism scholar Michael Newton and by a distinguished board of experts from around the world, the casesin this series cover topics as diverse as human rights, immigration, freedom of speech, and organizational status. For scholars, students, and practitioners seeking an authoritative and comprehensive resource for research into security law jurisprudence, this unique series serves that specializedpurpose like none other on the market.With the 2008 edition of Terrorism: International Case Law Reporter, Oxford introduces detailed headnotes to the series. Professor Michael Newton and his team have provided, for each case, a robust summary and a concise statement of the case's central issues and holding. This edition also adds newtopics to the series' purview, including the contentious issue of what legal status "enemy combatants" possess in U.S. courts and the equally volatile issue of whether agents of a state may be held criminally liable for terrorism when carrying out official duties. General Editor Newton has alsoadded Israel and the Middle East as necessary new regional topics for a series that covers terrorism-related jurisprudence worldwide. Indeed, many of the prominent cases in this year's edition come from non-U.S. courts, including an Argetinian case on state terrorism and crimes against humanity.That case, Velasco, appears in this edition in the only English translation available anywhere.

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Terrorism: International Case Law Reporter is an annual collection of the most important cases in security law from around the world. Handpicked and introduced by internationally renowned terrorism scholar Michael Newton and by a distinguished board of experts from around the world, the casesin this series cover topics as diverse as h...

Michael A. Newton is a professor of the practice of law at Vanderbilt Law School and an expert in terrorism and the law of war. Over the course of his career, he has published more than 50 articles and book chapters, as well as opinion pieces for the New York Times, International Herald Tribune and other papers. He has supervised Vand...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:864 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:April 8, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Michael A. Newton: IntroductionHow To UsePart I: Terrorism and National SecurityA. Detention1. Military Detention2. Torture/Risk of Torture3. Guantanamo Bay4. Detainee Treatment Act5. Combatant Status Review Tribunal6. Enemy CombatantsB. Terrorist SuspectsC. 9/11D. State SecretsE. Identification FraudF. Criminal Law1. Preparation for a Terrorist Act2. Conspiracy to Commit Terrorist Acts3. Mass Murder4. Explosions5. Inciting Terrorism Overseas6. Deportation7. Extradition8. Undue Leniency9. Police and Judicial Cooperation in Criminal Matters10. Admissible Trial Evidence11. Forced Disappearances12. SentencingG. Arms1. ExplosivesH. Al-QaedaI. Corruption and KickbacksJ. TechnologyK. State TerrorismL. EcoterrorismPart II: Constitutional Challenges, Human Rights, and Civil LibertiesA. Procedural Rights:1. 4th Amendment2. Habeas Corpus3. Standing4. Jury sheet5. Application DenialB. SurveillanceC. Patriot ActD. Immigration1. Asylum2. Differential Treatment Between Citizens and Non-Citizens3. Border Security4. Cessation of Right to Remain IndefinitelyE. Restrictive MeasuresF. European Convention on Human Rights