May 6

Do you want to know a secret? WikiLeaks and the constitution

Posted 2 years, 11 months ago.


In this monograph excerpt: Geoff Stone explains how wartime situations have historically heightened the tension between national security and free speech.

Sep 30

Obama "state secrets" claim not the first

Posted 3 years, 6 months ago.


The Obama administration is coming under pressure for its use of the “State Secrets” doctrine to prevent cases from being tried in court. However, it’s not the first time a president has butted heads with congress over the executive branch claiming additional power in the name of national security.