Secret Evidence and the Courts

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Date/Time: 05/12/2005 12:00 am

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Yeshiva University
Floersheimer Center for Constitutional Democracy and
The Jacob Burns Center for Ethics in the Practice of Law
Secret Evidence and the Courts
in the Age of National Security
DECEMBER 5 AND 6, 2005
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
55 Fifth Avenue (at 12th Street)
New York City
PROGRAM: Monday, December 5
8:30 am Introductory Remarks –
ELLEN YAROSHEFSKY – Professor of Law and Director, Jacob Burns Center for Ethics in the Practice of Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
8:45 am Courts and National Security: A Historical Perspective
DAVID RUDENSTINE – Dean, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
9:15 am Secret Evidence in the Investigatory Stage, Secret Searches, and Surveillance: FISA, Administrative Subpoenas, and Privacy
PETER P. SWIRE – John Glenn Scholar in Public Policy Research, Moritz College of Law, Ohio State University
HON. RALPH GUY – Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
JAMEEL JAFFER – Staff Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union
REP. JERROLD NADLER – US House of Representatives
FRAN FRAGOS TOWNSEND – Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism
11:15 am Break
11:30 am Beyond Article III Courts – Military Tribunals, Status Review Tribunals, and Immigration Courts
ROBERT CHESNEY – Associate Professor of Law, Worrell Professional Center, Wake Forest University
BRADFORD A. BERENSON – Former Associate Counsel, The White House
BRIAN D. BOYLE – Former Principal Deputy Associate Attorney General, US Department of Justice
DAVID D. COLE – Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
GITANJAI GUTIERREZ – Attorney, Center for Constitutional Rights
CHARLES SWIFT – Lieutenant Commander, JAG Corps, US Navy
1:30 pm Luncheon
3:00 pm Issues in Article III Courts
DEBRA A. LIVINGSTON – Professor of Law, Columbia University School of Law
JOSHUA L. DRATEL – President, New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
NANCY HOLLANDER – Partner, Freedman, Boyd, Daniels, Hollander & Goldberg, P.A.
ANDREW MCCARTHY – Senior Fellow, Foundation for the Defense of Democracies
HON. GERALD E. ROSEN – US District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
5:00 pm Cocktail Reception
6:30 pm Dinner and Keynote Speaker
PROGRAM: Tuesday, December 6
9:00 am Comparative Perspectives: Israel and Ireland
PETER RAVEN-HANSEN – Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School
AMI KOBO – Deputy National Public Defender of Israel
RONALD R. ROOS – Deputy Chief of the Counterespionage Section, US Department of Justice
GADI TASFRIR – Senior Prosecutor, Office of the State Prosecutor of Israel
JAMES MCGUILL – Defense Lawyer in Special Courts, Ireland
11:00 am Break
11:30 am Investigative Journalism and National Security
NICHOLAS LEMANN – Dean, Columbia School of Journalism
SCOTT ARMSTRONG – Investigative Journalist, National Security Clearinghouse
EVE BURTON – Vice President and General Counsel, The Hearst Corporation
STEPHEN F. HAYES – Journalist, The Weekly Standard
DANA PRIEST – National Security Correspondent, The Washington Post
1:30 pm Concluding Remarks and Luncheon
BARRY C. SCHECK – Professor of Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Advanced registration is requested. Conference admission is free. Please RSVP by November 22.
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Cardozo Public Law, Policy and Ethics Journal
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