August 4, 2011
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Guest Columnist Chibli Mallat of Harvard Law School says that recent reports of the operation resulting in the death of Osama Bin Laden have revealed that his killing violated longstanding doctrines of international law prohibiting killing outside the context of hostilities...I never had ...[read more]
June 13, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
The UN on Monday expressed concern over violence in Syria and urged the Syrian government to stop using force against protesters. Nearly 1,200 people have been killed and 10,000 displaced since protests erupted in February. UN Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos ...[read more]
March 19, 2003
by Bernard Hibbitts
Steve Krupa SJ, professor of religious studies at Cleveland's John Carroll University, spoke March 13 on Just War and Nonviolence: Christian and Catholic Perspectives. Audio of his lecture is online from John Carroll in two parts, the first setting out the basics of just war doctrine... ...[read more]

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