Jonathan Hafetz

Guest Author

Jonathan Hafetz (@JonathanHafetz) is a Professor of Law at Seton Hall University School of Law.  He is the author of Habeas Corpus after 9/11: Confronting America’s New Global Detention System (NYU Press 2011), and co-editor of The Guantanamo Lawyers: Inside a Prison Outside the Law (NYU Press 2009).
 He was previously a senior attorney at the ACLU and a litigation director at NYU’s Brennan Center for Justice.

Articles by this author:

What the U.S. Withdrawal from Afghanistan Could Mean for Guantanamo Detainees and the Due Process Clause


Sep 1st, 2021

Biden Team’s Litigation Tactics on Guantanamo Undercut Biden Policy to Close the Prison

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Apr 21st, 2021

Upcoming Cases Provide Opportunities to Reassess the Application of the Due Process Clause at Guantanamo


Mar 3rd, 2021

Through the Looking Glass, Darkly: The Supreme Court’s Muslim Travel Ban Decision


Jan 28th, 2021

Why Courts Appear Willing to Reject Trump’s Travel Ban Order


Feb 6th, 2017

The Troubling Application of the Political Question Doctrine to Congressional Force Authorizations


Jan 6th, 2017

The DC Circuit’s Latest Ruling in Al-Nashiri: Why the Military Commissions Cannot Escape the Taint of CIA Torture


Sep 9th, 2016

Secret Law, Targeting, and the Problem of Standards: A Response to Dakota Rudesill


Jul 26th, 2016

A Small, If Uncertain, Step Towards Accountability: De Sousa and the Abu Omar Abduction

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May 5th, 2016

The Latest European Court of Human Rights Ruling on Accountability for Torture


Mar 9th, 2016

Torture and Transparency in the Military Commissions


Feb 24th, 2016

The Government’s Surprising (and Flawed) New Attack on Habeas Corpus in Immigration Cases

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Dec 8th, 2015