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March 2017
30
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31
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
This is a two-day event
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Approved for 6 hours of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
CWRU Law School
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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6 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Thursday
13
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Tim Wu, Professor, Columbia Law School
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
19
April
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Kathryn S. Mercer, Professor of Lawyering Skills, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
20
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Winnifred Fallers Sullivan, Professor and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies and Affiliate Professor of Law, Indiana University Bloomington
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Monday
24
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Speaker: Dynda A. Thomas, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Friday
28
April
2017
Wyndham Cleveland at PlayhouseSquare
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Wyndham Cleveland at PlayhouseSquare
1260 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
May 2017
Wednesday
17
May
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Timothy Webster, Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Sunday
21
May
2017
CWRU Law School
All-day event
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Webcast live
February 2018
16
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17
February
2018
CWRU Law School
This is a two-day event
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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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