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Syracuse Law Associate Professor Nathan A. Sales Nominated to Lead U.S. Counterterrorism Bureau

The White House announced last week its intention to nominate Syracuse University College of Law associate professor Nathan Sales as the State Department’s coordinator for counterterrorism.


Professor William C. Banks Speaks to National Media After the Firing of FBI Director James Comey

In the wake of the firing of FBI Director James Comey on May 9, 2017, Board of Advisors Distinguished Professor and Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism Director William C. Banks’ knowledge of constitutional and national security law was in high demand by the national media.


Professor Tara Helfman Writes on Judge Neil Gorsuch and Originalism

Associate Professor of Law Tara Helfman has written on Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation hearing in Commentary Magazine, noting that “Neil Gorsuch makes ‘Originalism’ accessible to the masses.”