Lectures & Events

 
March 2017
Friday
3
March
2017
Tinkham Veale University Center
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Monday
6
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Elisabeth Rosenthal, Columnist, The New York Times
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
9
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Michael H. Posner, Jerome Kohlberg Professor Ethics and Finance, Professor Business and Society, Center for Business and Human Rights, NYU Stern School of Business
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
22
March
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Juliet P. Kostritsky, Everett D. & Eugenia S. McCurdy Professor of Contract Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
Glidden House
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The Role of Military Commissions in the Global War on Terrorism
Sponsor
A Lecture Presented by the Institute for Global Security Law and Policy
MAR 7, 2006
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location
Moot Courtroom (A59)

Speaker Information
Colonel Morris D. Davis, USAF
Chief Prosecutor for the Office of Military Commissions (OMC)

Colonel Morris D. Davis, USAF• Military commissions defined
• Their use throughout U.S. history
• Rules of practice and procedure before military commissions
• Current status and challenges to their use
• The road ahead, from the chief prosecutor's perspective

The talk given by Col. Davis will be the first time a representative of the Office of Military Commissions has spoken publicly about the role of the OMC in the war on terror. At the OMC, Col. Davis leads a team of legal experts from all branches of the military and the Department of Justice. He is responsible for the prosecution of individuals detained at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, who the President determines are subject to the President's Military Order of November 13, 2001. Col. Davis has been an Air Force judge advocate for more than 22 years including a tour in Saudi Arabia in support of Operation Desert Storm.
Additional Information
Free and open to the public. Reception following lecture.

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