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Dilemmas in National Security Law

From: National Security Law


Explores the pertinent dilemmas that exist in national security law, particularly focusing on the balance between national security and other fundamental rights, the question of democratic accountability and transparency, as well as the importance of preserving liberty. The role of both domestic law and international law in these dilemmas is discussed.



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.