The Constitution Project has released the results of its Task Force on Detainee Treatment in the form of this 577-page report—which concludes that “it is indisputable that the United States engaged in the practice of torture” and that “the … Read more »
Georgetown law professor David Cole has a new article up on SSRN, “Where Liberty Lies: Civil Society and Individual Rights after 9/11.” It offers something of a retrospective on the role of civil society organizations in defending a vision of … Read more »
Here is a transcript of a July 17 event jointly sponsored by the Constitution Project and the law firm of Covington & Burling on “Boumediene’s Legacy and the Fate of Guantanamo Detainees.” I haven’t read it yet, but speakers include … Read more »
The Constitution Project will be hosting a teleconference debate tomorrow (Wednesday) from 2:15 PM to 3:15 PM EST on the constitutionality of President Obama’s recent recess appointments. Details below the fold.