The 2017 NDAA paves the way for CYBERCOM to be elevated to a fully independent unified combatant command and maintains a more hotly contested opportunity for CYBERCOM to be split from the NSA.
The military commission takes on black sites, threat assessment rankings, and a government motion requesting for advance notice of the defense's intended use of appellate exhibits.
Pretrial hearings continue in United States v. Al Nashiri .
The latest CIA torture suit brought by former detainees presents an interesting variation on the typical post-9/11 state secrets cases: this time it is the defendants rather than the plaintiffs who seek to introduce information that the government alleges may harm national security.
U.S. Government Supports Lower Court Decision that Navy Members’ Fukushima Suit Can Proceed in United States
A brief filed by the U.S. government gives its support to a lower court decision in Cooper v. TEPCO, now in the 9th Circuit.
A summary of the Ninth Circuit decision upholding Judge Robart's TRO and maintaining the suspension of President Trump's immigration executive order.
An overview of the proceedings to date. Trial is slated for June.