Counter-terrorism and the Rule of Law

Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-15

Istanbul Conference on Democracy and Global Security 2005

15 Pages Posted: 12 Jul 2005  

Amos N. Guiora

University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law

Date Written: July 2005

Abstract

This paper examines the difference between administrative law measures in counter-terrorism (deportations, house demolitions and administrative detentions) and the criminal law in developing a counter-terrorism strategy. Furthermore, the article analyzes a number of critical issues related to counter-terrorism including indefinite detention, judicial review, self-defense, torture and the status of terrorists.

Keywords: Counter- terrorism, Morality in armed conflict, Rule of Law, National Security, Civil Rights, Administrative Law, Criminal Law

JEL Classification: K14, K19, K33, K42

Suggested Citation

Guiora, Amos N., Counter-terrorism and the Rule of Law (July 2005). Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-15; Istanbul Conference on Democracy and Global Security 2005. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=759605 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.759605

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