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Strategies And Techniques For Teaching Constitutional Law, Robert Power Dec 2011

Strategies And Techniques For Teaching Constitutional Law, Robert Power

Robert C Power

No abstract provided.


“Intelligence Searches” And Criminal Investigative Purposes, Robert Power Dec 2010

“Intelligence Searches” And Criminal Investigative Purposes, Robert Power

Robert C Power

No abstract provided.


Lawyers And The War, Robert Power Dec 2008

Lawyers And The War, Robert Power

Robert C Power

No abstract provided.


Pinochet And The Uncertain Globalization Of Criminal Law, Robert C. Power Dec 2006

Pinochet And The Uncertain Globalization Of Criminal Law, Robert C. Power

Robert C Power

This article examines how the efforts to bring former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet Ugarte to justice have affected international criminal law. It argues that traditional international law seems largely irrelevant today because the paradigmatic crime of the Pinochet era was torture, which is now addressed primarily through the Torture Convention, and the most appropriate forum is the International Criminal Court (ICC) rather than national courts. The article emphasizes the need to use international tribunals such as the ICC to help protect international criminal prosecutions from the kind of political erosion that left a very mixed record concerning Augusto Pinochet.


Changing Expectations Of Privacy And The Fourth Amendment, Robert Power Dec 2005

Changing Expectations Of Privacy And The Fourth Amendment, Robert Power

Robert C Power

Public attitudes about privacy are central to the development of fourth amendment doctrine in two respects. These are the two “reasonableness” requirements, which define the scope of the fourth amendment (it protects only “reasonable” expectations of privacy), and provide the key to determining compliance with its commands (it prohibits “unreasonable” searches and seizures). Both requirements are interpreted in substantial part through evaluation of societal norms about acceptable levels of privacy from governmental intrusions. Caselaw, poll data, newspaper articles, internet sites, and other vehicles for gauging public attitudes after the September 11 attacks indicate that public concerns about terrorism and the …


Reasonable And Other Doubts: The Problem Of Jury Instructions, Robert C. Power Dec 1998

Reasonable And Other Doubts: The Problem Of Jury Instructions, Robert C. Power

Robert C Power

No abstract provided.


Affirmative Action And Judicial Incoherence, Robert C. Power Dec 1993

Affirmative Action And Judicial Incoherence, Robert C. Power

Robert C Power

No abstract provided.


The Textualist (Reviewing George Anastaplo, The Constitution Of 1787: A Commentary (1989)), Robert C. Power Dec 1989

The Textualist (Reviewing George Anastaplo, The Constitution Of 1787: A Commentary (1989)), Robert C. Power

Robert C Power

No abstract provided.


Help Is Sometimes Close At Hand: The Exhaustion Problem And The Ripeness Solution, Robert C. Power Dec 1986

Help Is Sometimes Close At Hand: The Exhaustion Problem And The Ripeness Solution, Robert C. Power

Robert C Power

No abstract provided.


Comment, Presumptions And Due Process: Congress Attacks Organized Crime, Robert Power Dec 1972

Comment, Presumptions And Due Process: Congress Attacks Organized Crime, Robert Power

Robert C Power

No abstract provided.