Case Comment: Campell V. Clinton: The 'Implied Consent' Theory of Presidential War Power is Again Validated
Military Law Review, Vol. 161, No. 202, September 1999
10 Pages Posted: 19 Jun 2006
This comment analyzes the decision by the District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals in the case of Campbell v. Clinton. It summarizes the rationale for the dismissal of this legislator challenge to the President's decision to order combat operations against Serbia, and analyzes how this decision ratifies the "implied consent" theory of congressional participation in war powers decisions.
Keywords: Clinton, War powers, War power
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