Potomac Institute for Policy Studies
901 North Stuart Street Suite 200
Arlington, VA 22203
Event: "The Fog of War and Law: Can Justice Prevail?"
Arlington, VA - In the wake of controversy surrounding plans to transfer Guantanamo Bay detainees to US soil for trial, the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies will host an event on November 19 focusing on ethical, legal and practical issues related to terrorism cases. Experts will examine confusion that arises from the "fog of war" in Iraq, Afghanistan, the Middle East and elsewhere, and how this will continue to challenge the United States and international community in the coming months and years.
The program will be chaired by Prof. Yonah Alexander, Director of the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies' International Center for Terrorism Studies. Panelists will include Prof. Anthony Arend of Georgetown University; Marion "Spike" Bowman, Esq., Former Senior Counsel, National Security Law, FBI; Ambassador Curtis Ward (Ret.), Esq., Former Jamaican ambassador to the UN; Richard Heideman, Esq., Senior Counsel, Heideman Nudelman & Kalik; Dr. Wayne Zaideman, Former FBI Legal Attache, Middle East; Prakhar Sharma, Visiting Fellow, Henry Stimson Center; and Prof. William Olson, National Defense University.
What: Event: "The Fog of War and Law: Can Justice Prevail?"
When: 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm, Thursday, November 19
Where: Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, 901 North Stuart Street, Suite 200, Arlington, VA 22203