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Is the Military Commissions Act Constitutional? - Event Audio

San Francisco Lawyers Chapter
Featuring Jesse H. Choper, John C. Yoo
April 05, 2007

Congress passed the Act to overrule Hamdan v. Rumsfeld and to divest federal courts of jurisdiction over detainees at Guantanamo Bay. These scholars will debate whether the Act is constitutional. This debate was published by The National Security Law Report, a publication of the American Bar Association's Standing Committee on Law and National Security, in late 2007. 

Debate between:

  • Prof. Jesse Choper, Boalt Hall School of Law
  • Prof. John Yoo, Boalt Hall School of Law

Date: Thursday, April 5, 2007
Location: The Bankers Club of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

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