The federal judiciary plays an important role in shaping and answering emerging questions about national security law. This panel, moderated by LENS Director Emeritus Scott Silliman, a deputy chief judge in the U.S. Court of Military Commission Review, features three federal judges discussing the difficult national security issues heard in courts like theirs.
Moderator: Hon. Scott L. Silliman, Deputy Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Military Commission Review, and Professor of the Practice of Law, Duke Law School
Hon. Andre M. Davis, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Hon. David B. Sentelle, Senior Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Hon. Reggie B. Walton, Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia; and Presiding Judge of the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
Panel title: Federal Courts and National Security: A View from the Judiciary