Credits: 2 MCLE Credits Professional Practice)
Speakers: Hon. Joseph J. Maltese, Supreme Court Richmond County
Major John Dehn, U.S. Army
This CLE addresses the origins, constitutional status, governing law and actual practice before US Military Commissions. It also addresses both the scope of their jurisdiction and alternatives to their use in the domestic prosecution of law of war violations by U.S. adversaries. And finally, it addresses their continued vitality in light of modern developments in international humanitarian law.