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Countering Terrorism at the National Level

From: National Security Law


Discusses countering terrorism at the national level, focusing on pre-9/11 Criminal Code provisions, United Nations regulations, the Anti-Terrorism Act and the question of extraterritorial jurisdiction over terrorism crimes. New definitions of concepts such as terrorist activity and terrorist groups that have been incorporated into the Criminal Code are also considered.



Craig Forcese

Craig Forcese is an associate professor at the Faculty of Law (Common Law Section), University of Ottawa. He teaches public international law, national security law, administrative law and public law/legislation. Much of his present research and writing relates to national security, human rights and democratic accountability.