War On Terror

  • The View From Up North: Terror In Ottawa

    … accused in Canada or North Korea? In a free and democratic society the police essentially cannot detain you for longer than it takes to write a traffic ticket unless they arrest you. That’s the case in Canada, except when it comes to suspected terrorists, who we can toss in jail without charging them for two days upon “suspicion.” That’s not my kind…

    Steve Dykstra/ Above the Law- 1 readers -
  • Pathways To Partnership: To Specialize Or Not To Specialize

    … with zero intention of becoming a practicing attorney. My goal was to go into the FBI and perform counter-terrorism work. I worked at the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in law school and enjoyed the kind of work I was doing. During law school I pursued a master’s degree in Security Policy Studies, which is basically counterterrorism studies…

    David Lat/ Above the Law- 2 readers -
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