Print edition of Vol. 2, Issue 2 now available

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National Security Law Journal releases Volume 2, Issue 2

NSLJ Issue PagesAUGUST 31, 2014 — Our new spring/summer issue is here! You can now access the digital versions of the articles in Vol. 2, Issue 2 online.



Student authors selected for publication

Congratulations to the following student authors at George Mason University School of Law whose comments have been selected for publication in our upcoming issues:

Volume 2, Issue 2 (Spring/Summer 2014)

  • Francis Brickfield, Improving Scrutiny of Applicants for Top Secret / SCI Clearances by Adding Psychological Assessments
  • Suzanne Simms, Revision of Article 60 and the Military Convening Authority’s Clemency Power: An Alternative to the Enacted Legislation

Volume 3, Issue 1 (Fall 2014)

  • Stacy Allen, Judicial Activism: How a Court’s Questionable Application of Substantive and Procedural Law Made for a Good Result
  • Melissa Burgess, Illegal Upon Exit: Examining the Ban on the Reimportation of American Military Firearms