Terrorism: International Case Law Reporter 2012

Hardcover | June 18, 2014

EditorMichael Newton, Charles Garraway, Elies van Sliedregt

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Published annually, Terrorism: International Case Law Reporter is a 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 global experts, the casesincluded cover topics as diverse as human rights, immigration, freedom of speech, and terrorist financing. All cases are also accompanied by headnotes that summarize the key issues for the benefit of researchers. This unique resource serves scholars, students, and practitioners seeking anauthoritative and comprehensive resource for security law research like no other publication on the market.The 2012 edition includes cases highlighting issues such as: * Whether the Patriot Act amendment to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, allowing surveillance where a "significant purpose" of the surveillance is foreign intelligence gathering, violates the Fourth Amendment;* Whether the High Court of Uganda should accept the doctrine of void for vagueness and find the Anti-Terrorism Act as void and unenforceable;* Whether the motive clause of the Terrorism section of the criminal Code of Canada is unconstitutional;* Whether India's constitutional right of due process, including the right to both a speedy and a fair trial, requires that a criminal case arising from an incident fifteen years prior be remanded for a de novo trial or be vacated;* Whether the Torture Victim Protection Act extends liability against nonsovereign organizations; * Whether the United Kingdom Borders Act of 2007 creates a statutory presumption that deportation of a foreign criminal is in the public's interest which supersedes the determination of a court and the immigrant's interest of remaining in the nation; and * Does the state secrets doctrine overcome an individual's right of truth in an extraordinary rendition case?Each annual edition serves a function of unique and growing importance as the one source that juxtaposes international decisions with those emanating from domestic forums. The comprehensive index also helps the reader to synthesize the commonality of issues.This publication can also be purchased on a standing order basis.

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Published annually, Terrorism: International Case Law Reporter is a 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 global experts, the casesincluded cover topics as diverse as human right...

Michael A. Newton is a professor of the practice of law at Vanderbilt Law School and an expert in terrorism, tribunals and the law of war. Over the course of his career, he has published more than 80 articles and book chapters, as well as opinion pieces for the New York Times, International Herald Tribune and other papers. He has supe...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:1054 pages, 7.83 × 10.31 × 2.76 inPublished:June 18, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199385009

ISBN - 13:9780199385003

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Editorial BoardIntroductory NoteHow to UseList of SubjectsTable of CasesI. TERRORISM AND NATIONAL SECURITY IN GENERALA. Detention1. Military Detention2. Torture/Risk of Torture3. Guant namo BayB. Terrorist SuspectsD. State SecretsF. Criminal Law2. Conspiracy to Commit Terrorist Acts4. Explosions6. Deportation7. Extradition8. Undue Leniency9. Police and Judicial Cooperation in Criminal MattersH. Al-QaedaII. CONSTITUTIONAL CHALLENGES, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND CIVIL LIBERTIESA. Procedural Rights1. 4th Amendment2. Habeas Corpus3. StandingB. Surveillance1. Warrantless Electronic Surveillance/Wiretapping2. FISAC. Patriot ActD. Immigration1. Asylum2. Differential Treatment Between Citizens and Non-CitizensE. Restrictive MeasuresF. European Convention on Human RightsIII. FINANCIAL ASPECTS OF TERRORISMA. Terrorist Sponsorship/Financing1. Conspiracy to Provide Material SupportB. Frozen AssetsIV. SPECIFIC REGIONSA. South Asia1. Afghanistan/TalibanSubject Index of CasesConsolidated Table of Cases