Foremost among the many pressing issues Barack Obama will face when he takes office is rebuilding America's reputation in the international arena, says professor Philippe Sands, author of a book that examines how U.S. lawyers abandoned the Geneva Conventions and other international protocols after the Sept. 11 attacks. The Am Law Daily caught up with Sands to get his take on how an Obama administration might distance itself from the policies of its predecessor.
Will Obama Administration Signal Return to Rule of Law?
The American Lawyer
November 7, 2008