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War Powers Resolution Tested: The President's ... - NDLScholarship

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Nov 7, 1973 ... a congressional will that the President not commit American military forces, ... that the "constitutional powers of the President as Commander-in-Chief" to .... violation of international law," and an "illegal and dangerous act.

Elihu Root on the formation of the General Staff System in 1903

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[Excerpted from Elihu Root, The Military and Colonial Policy of the United ... and to general officers and other superior commanders, and to act as their agents in ... at any time the officer detailed by the President to be chief of the general staff ...

US Military Commissions Act 2006—Turning Bad Policy Into Bad ...

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Sep 30, 2006 ... In the version of the Military Commissions Act which President Bush ... by the Commander-in-Chief, and as “evil” by Vice President Cheney, the ...

Presidential War Power - University of San Diego Home Pages

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The President shall be Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of the United ... of the military and naval forces, as first General and admiral of the Confederacy ; ... “When the President acts pursuant to an express or implied authorization of ...

NATO Forces Should Act if Russia Invades Eastern Ukraine, Czech ...

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Apr 7, 2014 ... NATO Forces Should Act if Russia Invades Eastern Ukraine, Czech ... policy, although president is the commander-in-chief of the armed forces.

The battle over war powers - LA Times

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Sep 22, 2008 ... The Constitution, and the War Powers Act of 1973, limit a president's ability to ... that the president should be commander in chief of land and naval forces, ... That war was unjustifiable from a military or geopolitical standpoint.

AFP ORGANIZATION

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for in the National Defense Act, the president of the Philippines is the Commander In Chief of the Armed forces. Under the President it is the Secretary of National ...

The Military Law Review, Vol 156 (Jun 98) - JAGCNet - U.S. Army

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mander in Chief of the armed forces,4 the President acts in his most consti- ... 4. Id. art. 2, § 2 (“The President shall be Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy.

Bullet Points: What is The War Powers Act? | DC Inno

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Congress has the power to declare war, build and support an army, and controls the funding of the military. The president serves as the Commander in Chief, ...

Obama, Iraq and the Coming War Powers Fight With Congress ...

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Aug 24, 2014 ... To keep the U.S. fighting in Iraq, President Obama is quietly ... As the United States military's intervention in Iraq intensifies, so does the debate ... of the commander-in-chief's authority to wage war that has occurred in the last 13 years . ... “We comply with the War Powers Act and informed Congress on how ...

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Obama's Accomplishments as Commander-in-Chief Are Pretty Meager

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Oct 16, 2015 ... President Obama's legacy on military matters is weak. (Photo: ... Barack Obama fulfilled his duties as commander-in-chief. Well, even that did ...

Drone On: The Commander in Chief Power to Target ... - Harvard JLPP

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Chief of the nation's armed forces in time of constitutionally au- thorized war, has the ... dential military action under the President's Commander in. Chief Clause .... organizations or persons, in order to prevent any future acts of international ...

Namibian civil-military relations in the new millennium - Institute for ...

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“The executive military command of the Namibia Defence Force shall, subject to the provision of this Act, be vested in the Chief of the. Defence Force ... The President is the commander-in-chief of the NDF and directs the Chief of the Defence ...

The War Powers Resolution: Time to Say Goodbye - Louis Fisher

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dents may act, the House relied on procedural safeguards. ... The Senate bill required the president to cease military action unless Con gress within thirty days ..... commander in chief, the president would be authorized to have "the direction.

The Arguments in the Saboteur Trial - Penn Law: Legal Scholarship ...

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On July 7, 1942, the President appointed a military commission of ..... the acts of the President as Commander-in-Chief under his war powers and the statutes of ...