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author   LinkBruff, Harold H., 1944-
title   Bad advice : Bush’s lawyers in the war on terror / Harold H. Bruff. 
published   Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2009.
description   vii, 403 p. ; 25 cm.
all locations   Availability
location   UMCP McKeldin LibraryLibrary Info Stacks | KF5060 .B78 2009 Holdings  Availability
location   Thurgood Marshall Law LibraryLibrary Info General Stacks | KF5060 .B78 2009 Holdings  Availability
notes   Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-395) and index.
contents   The dilemma of the executive adviser -- The president’s lawyers in the formative years -- The president’s lawyers in the institutional presidency -- The professional responsibility of the president’s lawyers -- Competing visions of executive power -- The Bush administration declares war on terrorism -- Surveillance by the National Security Agency -- Indefinite detention of enemy combatants -- Escaping Geneva -- Military trials for war crimes -- Interrogation -- Advice begets action : from OLC to Abu Ghraib -- Better advice.
subjects   LinkWar and emergency powers -- United States -- History.
  LinkGovernment attorneys -- History.
  LinkWar on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
format   Book
ISBN   9780700616435 (cloth : alk. paper)
  0700616438 (cloth : alk. paper)

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