Fall 2017
7334 WRS: International Law & Use of Force - FOTEH- 21459

Professor(s): Samir Foteh (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 

Time: 9:00a-10:30a  MWLocation: 113  BLB

Course Outline: The seminar will focus on international legal issues relating to the use of armed force, including attention to various permissible uses of force and criminal responsibility for use of illegal force; U.S. constitutional issues concerning decisions to use armed force abroad; terrorism; permissible detention of individuals under international law; interrogation tactics, and relevant war crimes and individual responsibility. A paper is required.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus updated 4/11/17

Course Notes:   Quota=12


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This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: Yes

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (4/10/2017 11:14:58 AM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: Other materials related to this course may be distributed in class by the professor.

International Law and Litigation in the United States | Edition: 3
Author:Jordan J. Paust, Jon M. Van Dyke
Publication Date:05/08/2009
Publisher:West Academic Publishing

International Law and Litigation in the United States, 2008 Documents Supplement | Edition: 1
Author:Jordon J. Paust
Publication Date:08/18/2008
Publisher:West Academic Publishing