1. Why not capture him? In fact, the administration says the plan was to capture Bin Laden if he did not offer any resistance, though officials considered it unlikely that he would give himself up. Still, the question is tantalizing: if he had not offered resistance and the Seals had taken him alive and brought […]
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At 11:35 p.m. on Sunday, President Barack Obama confirmed that Osama bin Laden was killed in an attack led by the U.S. military in Pakistan.
Some of the jihadists whom she befriended are now in jail, including US Army Specialist Ryan Anderson who is serving five life terms for attempted espionage.
At the Center, two prominent Supreme Court litigators — Carter Phillips and Kanan Shanmugam — argued this very issue before a panel of distinguished federal judges.
At this year’s PJP event in March, the moot court considered expanding the “public safety exception” to reading Miranda rights in terrorism cases. I authored the hypothetical for that moot and you can watch the oral argument here. Since then, the Wall Street Journal obtained an FBI memorandum delineating circumstances in which its agents can […]