This joint memorandum is submitted to the court hearing Dellums v. Bush. This amicus brief advocates that the President may not order American armed forces to make war without consultation with and approval by Congress. The brief also argues that the case is justiciable.
Constitutional Law | International Relations | Law | President/Executive Department
Bruce A. Ackerman, Abram Chayes, Lori F. Damrosch, John H. Ely, Erwin N. Griswold, Gerald Gunther, Louis Henkin, Harold H. Koh, Philip B. Kurland, Laurence H. Tribe & William W. Van Alstyne,
Ronald V. Dellums v. George Bush (D.D.C. 1990): Memorandum Amicus Curiae of Law Professors,
Stan. J. Int'l L.
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