Steve Vladeck

Steve Vladeck is a professor of law at American University Washington College of Law and co-editor-in-chief of Just Security. Follow him on Twitter: @steve_vladeck

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Sunday, March 12, 2017
Whitewashing Guantánamo
President Trump has made no secret of his desire to continue–if not affirmatively re-invigorate–the detention of non-citizen terrorism suspects at Guantánamo. That’s a problematic policy goal, to be sure, but one that’s neither surprising nor, in my view, radically at odds with the realm of legally...
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Thursday, October 01, 2015
The Bass-Ackwards Detainee Transfer Provision in the FY2016 NDAA
There’s a lot to say about the 1,915-page National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2016 that was unveiled yesterday by the House and Senate Armed Services Committees–and much of it ain’t good. President Obama has already threatened a veto over the bill’s proposed utilization of...
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