THE IMPERIAL PRESIDENCY: CITIZENS AND THE GROWTH OF EXECUTIVE POWER.The Bush/Cheney administration has thoroughly reshaped the presidency. Unprecedented exercise of executive authority and secrecy has adversely impacted citizen rights. How can we constructively compel a new administration to return constitutional protections to the people? Featuring:
Marjorie Cohn, President of the National Lawyers Guild
Shane Kadidal, Senior Managing Attorney of the Guantánamo Global Justice Initiative at the Center for Constitutional RightsJordan Paust, author of: Beyond the Law: The Bush Administration’s Unlawful Responses in the "War" on Terror * A reception and book signing will follow in the Wayne Morse Commons.
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