Spring 2015
    Law No.: LAW7035
    Sched. No.: 115210173

Foreign Relations Law
Section 1
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Prakash, Saikrishna B.



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):TR, 0830-0950 (WB105)
Credits:3Type:Lecture
Capacity:44 **This information is current as of 07/28/2014 06:13:03 AM**
Current Enrollment:0 **This information is current as of 07/28/2014 06:13:03 AM**

Course Description:

This course examines the constitutional and statutory doctrines regulating the conduct of American foreign relations. Topics include the distribution of foreign relations powers between the three branches of the federal government, the status of international law in U.S. courts, the scope of the treaty power, the validity of executive agreements, the pre-emption of state foreign relations activities, the power to declare and conduct war, and the political question and other doctrines regulating judicial review in foreign relations cases. Where relevant, we will focus on current events, such as the post-September 11 war on terrorism and the 2003 war in Iraq.

PREREQUISITE: Constitutional Law
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Examination


Prerequisites:Constitutional Law