The Law of Armed Conflict, the Use of Military Force, and the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2013 Time: 09:30 AM Location: Room SD-106, Dirksen Senate Office Building

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To receive testimony on the law of armed conflict, the use of military force, and the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force.



Panel I

  1. Mr. Robert S. Taylor
    Acting General Counsel
    Department of Defense
  2. Honorable Michael A. Sheehan
    Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations/Low-Intensity Conflict
    Department of Defense
  3. Brigadier General Michael K. Nagata, USA
    Deputy Director for Special Operations, J-37
    Joint Staff
  4. Brigadier General Richard C. Gross, JAGC, USA
    Legal Counsel
    Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Panel II

  1. Ms. Rosa Brooks
    Professor of Law
    Georgetown University Law Center
  2. Mr. Geoffrey Corn
    Professor of Law South
    Texas College of Law
  3. Mr. Jack Goldsmith
    Professor of Law
    Harvard Law School
  4. Mr. Kenneth Roth
    Executive Director
    Human Rights Watch
  5. Mr. Charles Stimson
    Manager, National Security Law Program
    The Heritage Foundation