Marjorie Cohn

Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Professor of Law

1155 Island Ave

San Diego, CA 92101

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

United States Violation of International Law in Yugoslavia, Afghanistan and Iraq

CHALLENGES OF MULTI-LEVEL CONSTITUTIONALISM, Joakim Nergelius, Pasquale Policastro & Kenji Urata, eds., Polpress Publisher, pp. 233-249, 2004, TJSL Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-07
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2009
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 657 (27,325)

Abstract:

Ethnic cleansing, aggressive war, cluster bombs, depleted uranium, humanitarian intervention, Yugoslavia v. Belgium, Military and Paramilitary Activities, Case Concerning Legality of Use of Force, preemptive war, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Allied Force

2.

Affirmative Action and the Equality Principle in Human Rights Treaties: United States' Violation of Its International Obligations

TJSL Public Law Research Paper No. 03-11
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Dec 2003
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 538 (35,267)

Abstract:

Race Convention, Women's Convention, Discrimination, Equal Protection, Gender, Race, Affirmative Action, International Conventions, International Covenants, Self-Executing Treaties, Ratifying Treaties, Human Rights, United Nations Charter, Proposition 209

3.

The Evisceration of the Attorney-Client Privilege in the Wake of September 11, 2001

TJSL Public Law Research Paper No. 03-03
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Sep 2003
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 375 (55,744)
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attorney-client privilege, confidential communication, consultation rationale, crime-fraud exception, right to counsel, Sixth Amendment, ineffective assistance of counsel, chilling effect, probable cause, reasonable suspicion, due process, Title III, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, FISA, War on Terrorism, Bureau of Prisons Regulations, Prevention of Acts of Violence and Terrorism, privilege team, Lynne Stewart, Sheik Abdel Rahman, special administrative measures, eavesdropping, USA Patriot Act, International Convenant on Civil and Political Rights

4.

Introduction to The United States and Torture: Interrogation, Incarceration, and Abuse

THE UNITED STATES AND TORTURE: INTERROGATION, INCARCERATION, AND ABUSE, Marjorie Cohn, ed., New York University Press, 2011, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Paper No. 1754705
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2011
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 214 (98,322)

Abstract:

torture, degrading and inhuman treatment, interrogation, abuse of prisoners, War on Terror, Bush Administration torture policy, rendition, extraordinary rendition, CIA, counterterrorism, supermax prisons

5.

Racial Profiling Legalized in Arizona

Columbia Journal of Race and Law, Vol. 1, No. 2, p. 168, 2012, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Paper No. 2040532
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2012
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 184 (90,260)

Abstract:

S.B. 1070, racial profiling, Arizona immigration law, immigration enforcement, immigration status, Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Governor Jan Brewer, preemption, federalism, Supremacy Clause

6.

Cowboy Republic: Six Ways the Bush Gang Has Defied the Law [Book Foreword and Introduction]

COWBOY REPUBLIC: SIX WAYS THE BUSH GANG HAS DEFIED THE LAW, PoliPointPress, 2007, TJSL Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1022234
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2009
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 149 (147,266)

Abstract:

Guantánamo, Iraq, torture, war crimes, surveillance, signing statement, United Nations Charter, Nuremberg, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, Vietnam, Ehren Watada, command responsibility

7.

Drones and Targeted Killing: Legal, Moral, and Geopolitical Issues (Introduction)

DRONES AND TARGETED KILLING: LEGAL, MORAL, AND GEOPOLITICAL ISSUES, Olive Branch Press (Interlink Books), 2014, Forthcoming, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Paper No. 2446762
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Jun 2014
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 146 (92,084)

Abstract:

drones, targeted killing, assassination, just war, United Nations Charter, civilian casualties, Afghanistan, Iraq, Pakistan, Somalia, Yemen, use of military force, U.S. foreign policy

8.

Trading Civil Liberties For Apparent Security Is a Bad Deal

Chapman Law Review, Vol. 12, No. 3, p. 615, 2009, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Paper No. 1508165
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2009
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 129 (152,120)

Abstract:

civil liberties, national security, Abraham Lincoln, George W. Bush, Alien and Sedition Acts, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, Patriot Act, rendition, extraordinary rendition, torture, habeas corpus, Abu Ghraib, Guantánamo

9.

Let the Sun Shine on the Supreme Court

Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, Vol. 35, p. 161, 2008, TJSL Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1015151
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 20 May 2008
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 124 (169,370)

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televised trials, cameras in courtroom, Bush v. Gore, public trial, televising Supreme Court, access to trials, Supreme Court access, gavel-to-gavel coverage, oral arguments, broadcast coverage, television cameras, media exposure

10.

Teaching Torture at the School of the Americas

Thomas Jefferson Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 1, p. 1, 2012, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Paper No. 2246205
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2013
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 110 (139,749)

Abstract:

torture, School of the Americas, counterinsurgency, WHINSEC, Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation, Sister Dianna Ortiz, Roberto D'Aubuisson, Paul Aussaresses, Battle of Algiers, extrajudicial execution, Fallujah Massacre

11.

Advising Clients to Commit War Crimes with Impunity: An Unethical Practice

Seattle Journal for Social Justice, Vol. 10, No. 1, p. 249, 2011, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Paper No. 2033494
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Apr 2012
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 60 (260,066)

Abstract:

torture, global war on terror, national security, detainees, terrorism, ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct, attorney ethics, Office of Legal Counsel, George W. Bush, Guantanamo, John Yoo, Jay Bybee, Office of Professional Responsibility, Barack Obama

12.

Chavez v. Martinez, Excerpt from Book Chapter, 'We Dissent: Talking Back to the Rehnquist Court'

WE DISSENT: TALKING BACK TO THE REHNQUIST COURT, New York University Press, 2008, TJSL Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1140366
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2008
Marjorie Cohn
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 49 (308,710)

Abstract:

torture, cruel inhuman and degrading treatment, cruel and unusual punishment, Fifth Amendment, self-incrimination, due process, coercive interrogation, Miranda warnings, Eighth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, international human rights

13.

Rules of Disengagement: The Politics and Honor of Military Dissent [Book Introduction]

RULES OF DISENGAGEMENT: THE POLITICS AND HONOR OF MILITARY DISSENT, PoliPointPress, 2009, TJSL Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1388202
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 17 Apr 2009
Marjorie Cohn and Kathleen Gilberd
Thomas Jefferson School of Law and Independent Author
Downloads 46 (298,268)

Abstract:

military dissent, military law, law of war, unlawful orders, war crimes, Iraq War, Afghan War, Vietnam War, Afghanistan, war on terrorism, race discrimination, sex discrimination, sexual assault, sexual harassment, rape, suicide, soldiers, servicemembers, conscientious objector, free speech