Military law and Rule of law
Conference by Kathleen Atkisson
Friday, May 16th 2014
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
24, rue Saint Georges
Metro N.D de Lorette (line 12)
or Le Peletier (line 7)
or Richelieu Drouot (line 9 and 8)
The TV series JAG (CBS, NBC 1995-2005) or the movie A Few Good Men by Rob Reiner in 1992, both stage the specific rules of military trials. After watching several chosen scenes, Kathleen Atkisson, an American military lawyer, will discuss the American concept of "rule of law" and the differences existing in other countries of civil law traditions.
The conference will be held in English.