Should Facebook be allowed to artificially manipulate our emotions?



Facebook is the second-most visited website in the world, behind only Google, with more than 800 million distinct visitors every day. Social networking has become an ubiquitous part of our day to day lives, a combination of our own time capsule and a window into our friends’ lives. For better or worse, few websites have […]






NSAC Welcomes Sixteen New Candidates for 2014-15 Academic Year



The University of Miami National Security & Armed Conflict Law Review is please to announce the addition of sixteen new candidates for Volume V and the 2014-15 academic year. These candidates distinguished themselves due to their academic achievements, writing abilities, and outstanding work experience. The Volume V candidate class includes fourteen second-year students and two […]



Where is the Justice? The Sexual Assault Crisis Plaguing the Military and a Lack of Meaningful Justice



by Marc E. Rosenthal* Abstract             Sexual assault is a major problem in every branch of the American Armed Forces. The current military justice system is flawed in such a way as to deny victims of sexual assault in the military meaningful and competent justice. Victims of sexual assault in the military do not receive […]



Two NSAC Executive Board Members Receive Prestigious Award



Two of NSAC’s executive board members have received a prestigious national honor in being selected to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges. Corey Gray, the 2013-2014 NSAC Editor in Chief, and Paige Reese, the 2013-2014 Chief Articles Editor, were honored at a ceremony on April 1st for their academic achievement, service to the university, […]



The Perils of Congressional Interference in Military Sexual Assault Cases



By Claire Rumler – Sexual assault has been a longstanding issue in the various branches of the United States military forces. In early March, Army Brigadier General Jeffrey Sinclair avoided brig time after pleading guilty to adultery and mistreatment of one of his accusers. Per the plea agreement, the sexual assault and sodomy charges against […]



NSAC Member James Slater Advocates to the United Nations Human Rights Committee



Three students from Miami Law’s Human Rights Clinic traveled to Geneva, Switzerland to participate in hearings and briefings in front of the United Nations Human Rights Committee. The committee had gathered to review the United States’ compliance with its treaty obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), a treaty that the United States […]



The New March Madness: Congress, the Executive Agencies, and the Uncertain Future of American Surveillance



By Chris Pawlik – March 2014 was a whirlwind of a month for those within the United States intelligence community. Vice Admiral Michael S. Rogers, President Barack Obama’s nominee, to replace General Keith as the 17th Director of the National Security Agency (NSA), testified for the first time before the Senate armed services committee. Later that same day, Senator Diane […]



Modern Day Border Changing: The Importance of National Sovereignty



By Nicholas Esser – For the past few weeks the world has anxiously been following the events occurring in Ukraine. It is indisputable that Russia, led by President Putin, has greatly disturbed the inhabitants and the borders of Ukraine. This gives rise to a few important questions. In an age in which borders have remained […]



The NSAC Law Review is Pleased to Announce the new Executive Board for the 2014-15 Academic Year!



Congratulations to the Executive Board for the 2014-15 academic year. We are excited to announce that the following students will lead the University of Miami National Security & Armed Conflict Law Review:   Editor-in-Chief, Michael Kranzler Executive Managing Editor, Jessica Sblendorio Symposium Editor, Laura Scala Senior Online Editor, Nicholas Esser Chief Articles Editor, Marc Rosenthal […]



Link for the live streaming of the NSAC Law Review’s Symposium on Illicit Trafficking



Link for the live streaming of the NSAC Law Review’s Symposium on Illicit Trafficking If you require a certificate of attendance, please email  events@law.miami.edu. If you ask a question, tweet to @miaminsac.



2014 NSAC Symposium Program



Click here for the 2014 NSAC Symposium Program including Speaker Biographies and Schedule of Events 




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