Episode 35 of the National Security Law Podcast: The Military Commissions Return to the Supreme Court

In this week’s (first) episode of the National Security Law Podcast, Bobby Chesney and I do a deep dive on the seven pending cert. petitions in the Supreme Court that, in different ways, are challenging different aspects of the Guantánamo military commissions, including the major tests of those tribunals’ jurisdiction in the Al Bahlul and Nashiri cases, and the less-publicized, but perhaps equally important, challenges to the service of military officers as judges on the Court of Military Commission Review. The episode is available here, and also via your favorite podcast subscription services… 

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Steve Vladeck

Executive Editor of Just Security and Professor of Law at the University of Texas School of Law. Follow him on Twitter (@steve_vladeck).