By Owen Fiss,Trevor Sutton

Owen Fiss has been a number one felony pupil for over thirty years, but sooner than 2001 it will have appeared not going for him to jot down approximately nationwide defense and the legislation of battle; his concentration used to be civil strategy and equivalent safety, but if the warfare on Terror started to shroud criminal lawsuits in secrecy, he learned that the bulwarks of technique that protect the person from the remarkable strength of the nation have been dissolving, maybe irreparably, and that it was once time for him to talk up.

The ten chapters during this quantity hide the most important criminal battlefronts of the battle on Terror from Guantánamo to drones, with a spotlight at the constitutional implications of these new instruments. The underlying subject matter is Fiss's problem for the offense performed to the U.S. structure by means of the executive and legislative branches of presidency within the identify of public security and the refusal of the judiciary to carry the govt. in charge. A warfare Like No Other could be an important highbrow origin for all keen on constitutional rights and the legislations in a brand new age.

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