Jonathan Hafetz

Jonathan Hafetz, a professor at Seton Hall Law School, is the author of Habeas Corpus after 9/11: Confronting America's New Global Detention System.

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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 8:30am
After Torture Report, Lawsuit Tests US Commitment to Accountability
A week after the release of the executive summary of Senate Intelligence Committee's torture report , the world's attention is rightly focused on the flagrant abuses committed by CIA officials in the name of national security. But it would be mistake to place the blame for America's descent into...
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Monday, January 30, 2012 - 4:56pm
Torture and Impunity in US Courts
An important question confronting courts in the United States is whether individuals subjected to torture and other abuse in the "war on terror" can obtain a judicial remedy for their mistreatment. A recent decision by the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in Richmond, Virginia, concludes that they may not.
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