Lawful Military Support to Civil Authorities in Times of Crisis
JURIST Forum, May 2, 2013
3 Pages Posted: 4 May 2013
Date Written: May 2, 2013
JURIST Guest Columnist Kevin Govern of the Ave Maria School of Law reveals the history behind recent changes to law and policy which will affect the involvement of military forces with civilian domestic law enforcement.
Keywords: Military Support, Civil Authorities, Department of Defense, Posse Comitatus, Insurrection Act, Law Enforcement, Domestic Disturbance, Disaster Assistance
JEL Classification: H56
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