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NSAC Candidate Wins John T. Gaubatz Moot Court Competition

 

 

Andrew Schindler, a 2L Candidate on the University of Miami National Security & Armed Conflict Law Review, took home first place at the 2014 John T. Gaubatz Moot Court Competition at the University of Miami School of Law. Schindler and his partner, Mac Morey, defeated fellow 2Ls Janelly Crespo and Priscilla Perez in front of […]

 

 

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NSAC Candidate Wins John T. Gaubatz Moot Court Competition

 

 

Andrew Schindler, a 2L Candidate on the University of Miami National Security & Armed Conflict Law Review, took home first place at the 2014 John T. Gaubatz Moot Court Competition at the University of Miami School of Law. Schindler and his partner, Mac Morey, defeated fellow 2Ls Janelly Crespo and Priscilla Perez in front of […]

 

 

The Forgotten Ones: Where do transgender service members stand in the aftermath of the repeal of DADT?

 

 

By Anthony Moreland - Following on the heels of the repeal of the policy that openly discriminated against gay and lesbian service members known as “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell (DADT)”, comes the kindred spirit of the gay and lesbian community, the transgenders. Albeit not a new discussion, the recent revelations of PFC Bradley Manning are bringing the plight of […]

 

 

The Legality and Wisdom of Travel Restrictions Related to Ebola

 

 

By Stephanie Rosendorf - The Ebola Virus Disease is a severe and oftentimes fatal illness in humans, which has already taken the lives of thousands of people in Africa during this year. The first human outbreaks occurred in Africa in 1976, with the most recent outbreak also occurring in Africa but spreading to other continents, as […]

 

 

ISIS or Al-Qaeda – AUMF’s Applicability to ISIS

 

 

By David J. Puentes – The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, also known as “ISIS”, “ISIL”, and the “Islamic State,” has received ever-increasing military attention by the United States in recent months. With limited air strikes in early August 2014, bombardment of ISIS targets in Syria and Iraq in late September 2014, and recent […]

 

 

National Security & Armed Conflict Law Review Symposium

 

 

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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 […]

 

 

 

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