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Debating the Limits of Executive Power

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Debating the Limits of Executive Power

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Debating the Limits of Executive Power

Debating the Limits of Executive Power

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Guests examine two cases in which the courts are challenging the Bush administration. One involves wiretaps without warrants, and the other looks at a court's decision to deny transfer of "enemy combatant" Jose Padilla from the military to a civilian criminal court.

Guests:

Doug Kmiec, professor of constitutional law at Pepperdine University

Akhil Amar, constitutional law professor at Yale University Law School

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