The Reminiscences of Morris Davis

Columbia University Center for Oral History: The Rule of Law Oral History Project, 2012

168 Pages Posted: 18 Jul 2012  

Morris D. Davis

Howard University School of Law

Date Written: March 10, 2012

Abstract

The following oral history is the result of a recorded interview with Morris D. Davis conducted by Myron A. Farber on March 20, 2012. Davis served as the Chief Prosecutor for the military commissions at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, from September 2005 until October 2007. He retired from the Air Force in October 2008 as a colonel after completing 25 years of service.

This interview is part of the Columbia University Rule of Law Oral History Project. The reader is asked to bear in mind that s/he is reading a verbatim transcript of the spoken word, rather than written prose.

Keywords: Guantanamo, military commission, Gitmo, KSM, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, Cheney, Bush, Obama, al Qaeda, terrorism, rule of law, law of war, IHL, international humanitarian law

Suggested Citation

Davis, Morris D., The Reminiscences of Morris Davis (March 10, 2012). Columbia University Center for Oral History: The Rule of Law Oral History Project, 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2104331

Morris Durham Davis (Contact Author)

Howard University School of Law ( email )

2900 Van Ness St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20008
United States
202-806-8172 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.law.howard.edu/

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