Charles Weisselberg Explains War on Terror’s Impact on US Criminal Law

The National Law Journal, December 21, 2009 by Marcia Coyle (requires registration; go to G:\Law School in the News\News Clips for article)

Constitutional principles that apply to police and government in ordinary criminal cases are now interpreted with an eye toward fighting terrorism, he explained. This is evident in terrorism-related hypotheticals in lawyers’ briefs and oral arguments, as well as in court decisions.