Deborah Pearlstein on the Role of Courts Post-9/11

Date: 
September 1, 2011

Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School for Public and International Affairs Associate Research Scholar Deborah Pearlstein speaks with ACSblog following the "National Security as a Driver of Doctrinal Shifts in Other Areas of Law & Policy" at "9/11 at 10", an ACS symposium marking the 10th anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001. She speaks on the role of executive power and attempts by the courts and civil society to restrain excess grabs to that power.