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Which to Execute: A Prisoner or a Treaty?

Alex Glashausser | Posted 03.24.2014 | Politics
Alex Glashausser

Several years ago, the International Court of Justice directed the United States to take another look at the convictions and death sentences of dozens of foreigners, including Edgar Tamayo, in light of American authorities' violation of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations. The governor of Texas, however, was unimpressed.

My Own Educational Exchange Trip: Cuba or the Danube-a?

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 06.15.2013 | Travel
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Randee Mia Berman

When I heard rumors about Jay-Z and Beyonce heading to Cuba, I was feeling pretty confident about my trendy choice to go that way. But then I bagged Cuba, and booked a flight to Vienna, Austria, home of the Lipizzaner stallions and Wienerschnitzel.

The Vienna Convention, Syria and the United States

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 09.12.2011 | World
Christopher Brauchli

Our country, right or wrong. When right, to be kept right; when wrong, to be put right. Carl Schurz, Address at Anti-Imperialistic Conference 1899 I...

Can The Death Penalty Deliver Justice Or Peace?

Michele Somerville | Posted 09.06.2011 | Religion
Michele Somerville

While I find it almost impossible to sympathize with Humberto Leal García Jr.'s suffering, I believe, as a person of faith, it is unjust and immoral for any state in the United States to put this killer to death.

Proposed Legislation Providing Consular Access Holds Lives in the Balance

Ginny Sloan | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics
Ginny Sloan

The Consular Notification Compliance Act has significant implications for the many foreign nationals currently on death row, such as Humberto Leal Garcia, a Mexican national scheduled for execution in less than a month.

CIA Status Improves the Case for Diplomatic Immunity

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

Raymond Davis, charged with killing two men in Pakistan, has been confirmed by the U.S. government to be an officer of the CIA. Davis the military contractor is in a weaker position than Davis the officer of the CIA.

A Case for the Supreme Court

Bianca Jagger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bianca Jagger

The undercover work Linda Carty did for DEA made her many formidable enemies. She believes that it was this that led to her being framed and sentenced to death for the kidnapping and murder of Joana Rodriguez.