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Volume 2 – Issue 2

The Federalist Society National Lawyer’s Convention–2014

280 Working Backwards: How Employment Regulation Hurts Unemployed Millennials Gail Heriot
287 Contractual Solutions for Employment Law Problems Richard A. Epstein
301 Employment Regulation and Youth Employment: A Critical Perspective J.H. Verkerke

Remarks: Intellectual Diversity in the Legal Academy

315 Viewpoint Diversity in Law Schools Robert P. George

Article

321 Regulating through the Back Door at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Hester Peirce

Federalist Edition
Volume 2 – Issue 1

Security vs. Freedom:
Contemporary Controversies

The Thirty-Third Annual Federalist Society
National Student Symposium on
Law and Public Policy – 2014
Roundtable Discussion: Privacy and Security
5 Balancing Privacy and Security Steven G. Bradbury
17 The “Not a Search” Game John F. Stinneford
23 Government Discretion in the Age of Bulk Data Collection: An Inadequate Limitation? Julian Sanchez
Debate I: Government Secrets and the Punishment of Leaks
39 On the National Security Leaks Dilemma Roger Pilon
45 Reducing Secrecy: Balancing Legitimate Government Interests with Public Accountability Nadine Strossen
Panel I: Cybersecurity and the NSA
57 Why the NSA Data Seizures are Unconstitutional Randy Barnett
Debate II: FISA Court Secrecy
77 Reforming the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court’s Interpretive Secrecy Problem Gregory S. McNeal
Panel II: Military Tribunals
105 Terrorism Trials in Article III Courts Laura K. Donohue
145 Prosecuting a Pre-9/11 Terrorist: The Legal Limits of Military Commissions Deborah Pearlstein
157 Detained Suspected Terrorists: Trial in Military Courts or Civilian Courts? Peter S. Margulies
173 Civil Liberties and the Indefinite Detention of U.S. Citizens Christopher Jenks
Panel III: Drones and Presidential Authority
211 The Constitution Follows the Drone: Targeted Killings, Legal Constraints, and Judicial Safeguards Martin S. Flaherty
233 Cross-Border Targeted Killings: “Lawful but Awful”? Rosa Brooks
251 Targeted Drone Killings: Legal Justifications Under the Bush and Obama Administrations Gregory Katsas
261 Drone On: The Commander in Chief Power to Target and Kill Americans Michael Stokes Paulsen

Federalist Edition
Volume 1 – Issue 1

Stealth Regulation: Addressing Agency Evasion of OIRA and the Administrative Procedure Act John D. Graham & James W. Broughel
Managing Prisons by the Numbers: Using the Good-Time Laws and Risk-Needs Assessments to Manage the Federal Prison Population Paul J. Larkin, Jr.