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Owen Fiss

Owen Fiss is Sterling Professor of Law at Yale University.


Obama, rather than dismantling Bush’s counterterrorism apparatus, has in crucial respects perpetuated it.

Owen Fiss

Although both the victims and the perpetrators of human rights violations on African soil have been Africans, the pursuit of justice has been conducted largely by international institutions, and not Africans themselves.

Owen Fiss

Laws imposing social disabilities on immigrants are at odds with constitutional guarantees of equality.

Owen Fiss

The state must undertake all action necessary to end the social processes that continue to perpetuate the near-caste structure of American society.

Owen Fiss