National Guard and Active Duty Lend a Hand to Civil Authorities on the Border
JURIST Commentary, 2018
4 Pages Posted: 11 Nov 2018
Date Written: October 19, 2018
JURIST Guest Columnist Kevin Govern of the Ave Maria School of Law reveals the policy and legal limitations that will affect the involvement of military forces with civilian domestic law enforcement along the US-Mexico border and beyond.
Keywords: National Guard, Active Component, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Defense, Insurrection Act, Posse Comitatus Act, Immigration, Stafford Act, National Response Plan
JEL Classification: H50, H56, H70, H82, K42, N40
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