Syria and the President’s Authority to Intervene - Podcast

International & National Security Law and Federalism & Separation of Powers Practice Groups Podcast

August 29, 2013

John C. Yoo, Saikrishna B. Prakash, Dean A. Reuter

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Running Time: 1:01:48

Syria MapWith the President seemingly moving ever closer to intervening in Syria, legal scholars and commentators have been debating the extent of the President’s authority to act. The Federalist society held a special Teleforum conference call during which our experts debated these and related issues.


  • Prof. Saikrishna B. Prakash, James Monroe Distinguished Professor of Law and Horace W. Goldsmith Research Professor, University of Virginia School of Law
  • Prof. John Choon Yoo,  Emanuel S. Heller Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley School of Law
  • Moderator: Mr. Dean A. Reuter, Vice President & Director of Practice Groups, The Federalist Society

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