Tag Archives: 2001

Allison Sirica, The New Federal Pleading Standard: Ashcroft v. Iqbal, 129 S. Ct. 1937 (2009)

62 Fla. L. Rev. 547 (2010) |   |   |   | CASE COMMENT :: In the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, Javaid Iqbal, a Muslim citizen of Pakistan, was arrested and detained in a maximum … Continue reading

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Diane Lourdes Dick, The Case of the Little Yellow Cuban Biplane: Can Interest Analysis Reconcile Conflicting Provisions in Federal Statutes and International Treaties?

57 Fla. L. Rev. 91 (2005) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: “This little yellow Cuban biplane opened a diplomatic Pandora’s box when it touched down at the Key West airport.” In November 2002, an Antonov Colt biplane owned by … Continue reading

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Robert A. Caplen, Mending the “Fence”: How Treatment of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict by the International Court of Justice at the Hague Has Redefined the Doctrine of Self- Defense

57 Fla. L. Rev. 717 (2005) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: The problem [of Palestine] is mainly one of human relationship and political rights. Few countries have been the subject of so many general or detailed enquires . . … Continue reading

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Daniel J. Steinbock, National Identity Cards: Fourth and Fifth Amendment Issues

56 Fla. L. Rev. 697 (2004) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: In the frenzied days and weeks following September 11, 2001, many observers called for serious consideration of a national identity system, the centerpiece of which would be some … Continue reading

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Viet D. Dinh, Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law: Nationalism in the Age of Terror

56 Fla. L. Rev. 867 (2004) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: September 11, 2001 was a wake up call. Many of us, however, are still asking ourselves exactly what we woke up to and how it should define our … Continue reading

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Maxwell O. Chibundu, For God, for Country, for Universalism: Sovereignty as Solidarity in our Age of Terror

56 Fla. L. Rev. 883 (2004) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: “Nations and peoples can lose their heads.” On September 11, 2001, three hijacked jet airliners deliberately were crashed into buildings in New York City and Washington, D.C. A … Continue reading

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