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Ronald v. Dellums v. George Bush (D.D.C. 1990): Memorandum Amicus Curiae of Law Professors


William W. Van Alstyne


Duke University School of Law; William & Mary Law School

Bruce Ackerman


Yale University - Law School

Abram Chayes


affiliation not provided to SSRN

Lori Fisler Damrosch


Columbia Law School

John Hart Ely


Deceased

Erwin Griswold


Deceased

Gerald Gunther


Deceased

Louis Henkin


Deceased

Laurence H. Tribe


Harvard Law School

Harold Hongju Koh


Yale Law School

Philip B. Kurland


Deceased

1991

Stanford Journal of International Law, Vol. 27, p. 257, 1991
William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-163

Abstract:     
This joint memorandum is submitted to the court hearing Dellums v. Bush. This amicus brief advocates that the President may not order American armed forces to make war without consultation with and approval by Congress. The brief also argues that the case is justiciable.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 10

Keywords: president, Congress, War Power

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Date posted: September 25, 2011 ; Last revised: October 6, 2011

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Van Alstyne, William W. and Ackerman, Bruce and Chayes, Abram and Damrosch, Lori Fisler and Ely , John Hart and Griswold, Erwin and Gunther, Gerald and Henkin, Louis and Tribe, Laurence H. and Koh, Harold Hongju and Kurland, Philip B., Ronald v. Dellums v. George Bush (D.D.C. 1990): Memorandum Amicus Curiae of Law Professors (1991). Stanford Journal of International Law, Vol. 27, p. 257, 1991; William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-163. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1932883

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William W. Van Alstyne (Contact Author)
Duke University School of Law ( email )
Box 90360
Duke School of Law
Durham, NC 27708
United States
William & Mary Law School ( email )
South Henry Street
P.O. Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795
United States
Bruce Arnold Ackerman
Yale University - Law School ( email )
P.O. Box 208215
New Haven, CT 06520-8215
United States
Abram Chayes
affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )
Lori Fisler Damrosch
Columbia Law School ( email )
435 West 116th Street
New York, NY 10025
United States
(212) 854-3740 (Phone)
John Hart Ely
Deceased
Erwin Griswold
Deceased
Gerald Gunther
Deceased
Louis Henkin
Deceased ( email )
N/A
Laurence H. Tribe
Harvard Law School ( email )
1575 Massachusetts
Hauser 418
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States
Harold Hongju Koh
Yale Law School ( email )
P.O. Box 208215
New Haven, CT 06520-8215
United States
2034321660 (Phone)

Philip B. Kurland
Deceased
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