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18 Sep 2014, 11:30 am by Benjamin Bissell
” Opinions vary, but Lawfare contributor John Bellinger suggests that, “as a matter of international law, both administrations have treated the U.S. confrontation with al-Qaeda and associated groups as an “armed conflict,” and the Obama administration is very likely to do the same with ISIL. [read post]
11 Sep 2014, 12:28 pm by Alex Ely
Second, the Obama Administration has struggled to push treaties through the Senate—as our colleague John Bellinger has chronicled here and here, arguing that the White House has failed to put the necessary muscle into both submitting treaties to the Senate in a timely fashion and in expending political capital to secure their ratification. [read post]
7 Sep 2014, 9:00 pm by Cody Poplin
Bellinger III, Sarah Knuckey, James Ross, and Scott Shane. [read post]
6 Sep 2014, 6:55 am by Benjamin Bissell
John Bellinger brought us news that SDNY Judge Scheindlin had dismissed the remaining Alien Tort Statute suits against Ford and IBM in what he characterized as the “largest, longest-running, and most expensive lawfare battle in history. [read post]
23 Aug 2014, 7:00 am by Tara Hofbauer
John Bellinger later explained how War Powers resolutions are drafted. [read post]
28 Jun 2014, 6:55 am by Tara Hofbauer
John Bellinger shared the recommendations of the Stimson Center Task Force on U.S. [read post]
23 Jun 2014, 5:00 pm by Kenneth Anderson
Even where scholars think the Court has been wrong in result or wrong in reasoning on some of these cases (cases John Bellinger has discussed here at Lawfare, such as Kiobel (2013), Bauman v. [read post]
21 Jun 2014, 7:00 am by Tara Hofbauer
John Bellinger then weighed in, criticizing civil liberties groups for insisting that all detainees can face civilian court trial. [read post]
18 Jun 2014, 6:19 am by Benjamin Wittes
As John Bellinger has repeatedly pointed out, moreover, in the context of 2001 and 2002, the criminal law also did not yet cover the conduct of many people held at Guantanamo. [read post]
7 Jun 2014, 6:21 am by Tara Hofbauer
 John Bellinger examined the backgrounds and activities of the Taliban leaders exchanged for him and concluded that the administration reached a “defensible” agreement, given that authority to hold Taliban detainees may expire when American combat operations in Afghanistan end. [read post]
2 Jun 2014, 1:30 pm by Benjamin Wittes
After all, John Bellinger is correct that “it is likely that the U.S. would be required, as a matter of international law, to release [the Taliban detainees] shortly after the end of 2014, when U.S. combat operations cease in Afghanistan. [read post]
18 May 2014, 6:49 pm by Matthew Waxman
John Bellinger has written a lot over the years here on Lawfare about why it’s in the U.S. national interest to ratify the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS). [read post]
19 Apr 2014, 5:58 pm by Benjamin Wittes
John Bellinger and I both show up at various points in the discussion. [read post]
15 Apr 2014, 9:14 pm by Julian Ku
If Iran decides to seek a General Assembly resolution, it will not require the U.S. to change its decision, but it would probably be a good test of John Bellinger’s thesis about where countries’ sympathies lie. [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 11:35 am by Kevin Jon Heller
But I’ve seen suggestions, most notably by my friend John Bellinger, that the US is not violating domestic US law because the 1947 United Nations Headquarters Agreement Act (scroll down) contains a “security exception” to the visa requirement. [read post]
19 Mar 2014, 5:00 pm by Julian Ku
Legal Adviser John Bellinger, Human Rights Watch’s Laura Pitter, and the Max Planck Institute’s Ulrich Sieber) tackled the ICCPR’s applicability to overseas surveillance as well as the applicability of rules of customary international law. [read post]
19 Mar 2014, 12:06 pm by Wells Bennett
Baker (General Counsel, Federal Bureau of Investigation) Rajesh De (General Counsel, National Security Agency) Robert Litt (General Counsel, Office of the Director of National Intelligence) Brad Wiegmann (Deputy Assistant Attorney General, National Security Division, Department of Justice) Panel II: Legal Issues with 702 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act Laura Donohue (Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law School) Jameel Jaffer (Deputy Legal Director, American Civil… [read post]
19 Mar 2014, 5:05 am by Julian Ku
 In the afternoon, friends of the blog like Eric Posner and John Bellinger will be discussing international aspects of these programs. [read post]
6 Feb 2014, 9:17 pm
Contents include:InterviewInterview with Peter Maurer, President of the ICRC Perspectives on the ICRC John B. [read post]
16 Jan 2014, 6:08 am by Chimene Keitner
Supreme Court recently declined to examine the scope of common law immunity in the ongoing Samantar litigation (see John Bellinger’s account of recent developments here), but there is still a pending appeal at the Circuit level in that case. [read post]