Hamdan v. Rumsfeld: A Conversation with Madeline Morris, Laura Poitras, and Charlie Swift

April 04, 2011 • 12:15 PM • Law School 3041

The Program in Public Law and Duke Law ACS present a discussion with Madeline Morris, Charlie Swift, and Laura Poitras. Professor Morris is a leading expert on counterterrorism detention and military commissions. Poitras is an Academy-Award nominated film director who has won numerous awards for her documentaries examining the consequences of post-9/11 foreign policy in the Middle East. Swift successfully represented Salim Hamdan, the plaintiff Guantanamo detainee in the landmark case, Hamdan v. Rumsfeld. For more information, please contact Dana Norvell at