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Wednesday, January 26, 2005

St. Mary's to Hold Symposium on Terrorism and Law in Washington D.C. this Friday

St_marysThe Center for Terrorism Law at St. Mary’s University School of Law is sponsoring a symposium on “Promoting a Sensible Rule of Law in the War on Terror.”

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 28, 2005

WHERE: at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, 1700 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Arlington, Va.

WHO: Justice Paul Green, of the Supreme Court of Texas, will be the keynote speaker. Jeff Addicott, assistant professor of law and director of the Center for Terrorism Law at St. Mary’s University School of Law, will speak on “Contractors on the Battlefield”; Amos Guiora, visiting professor of law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, will speak on “Targeted Killing as an Example of Active Self-defense”; Michael Scharf, professor of law and director of the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, will discuss “Defining Terrorism as the Peacetime Equivalent of War Crimes: Problems and Prospects”; David DiCenso, cyber-terrorism consultant to the Center for Terrorism Law and liaison to the Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security at the University of Texas at San Antonio, will talk about “Civilian Information Warriors–National Assets or War Criminals”; Vickie Sutton, director of the Center for Biodefense, Law and Public Policy and professor of law at Texas Tech University, will talk on “Federalism and Biodefense”; Bob Summers, professor of law, director of LL.M. Program, and associate director of the Center for Terrorism Law at St. Mary’s University School of Law, will discuss “Intelligence Information Sharing and the War on Terror.”

Press release here.  [Mark Godsey]

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