National Guard and Active Duty Lend a Hand to Civil Authorities on the Border

JURIST Commentary, 2018

4 Pages Posted: 11 Nov 2018

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Kevin H. Govern

Ave Maria University - Ave Maria School of Law

Date Written: October 19, 2018

Abstract

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

Suggested Citation

Govern, Kevin H., National Guard and Active Duty Lend a Hand to Civil Authorities on the Border (October 19, 2018). JURIST Commentary, 2018. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3270013

Kevin H. Govern (Contact Author)

Ave Maria University - Ave Maria School of Law ( email )

1025 Commons Circle
Naples, FL 34119
United States
(239) 687-5390 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://https://www.avemarialaw.edu/faculty/kevin-h-govern/

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