Guiora Discusses Possible Homeland Security Shutdown with ABC4

On February 24, 2015 Professor Amos Guiora discussed the possible shutdown of Department of Homeland Security as funding is cut off this coming Friday. See the ABC4 interview and read the story »

Guiora Discusses Drone Sales on RT America

Published February 18, 2015, on RT America – The State Department has announced a new policy change that will allow for the sale of weaponized drones to allied nations, but the consequences are far from clear considering recent events and regime changes in the Middle East. RT’s Ben Swann speaks with Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at […]

Baradaran, Guiora Discuss U.S. Options for Fighting the Islamic State on Trib Talk

On February 18, 2015, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professors Shima Baradaran and Amos Guiora appeared on The Salt Lake Tribune’s “Trib Talk” program to discuss U.S. options for fighting the Islamic State and how an expanded U.S. presence will play in the region. Click here to view the program.

Guiora Quoted in Huffington Post Article on U.S. Sale of Armed Drones to Allies

On February 18, 2015, Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in a Huffington Post article, “U.S. Allows Sale of Armed Drones to Allies with Clean Human Rights Records.” Commenting on the claim by critics that the U.S. is emphasizing human rights and international law […]

Guiora Weighs In on New FAA Rules for Commercial Drones on Local Newscast

On February 15, 2015, Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law was interviewed on Good4Utah about the FAA’s new rules governing commercial drones. “The time has finally come [to manage drones] because in essence, at the moment, the skies are the Wild West,” Guiora said. To view […]

Guiora Presents at Feb. 19 Hinckley Institute Event

Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law,  presented at a lunchtime Hinckley Institute of Politics event on February 19 at noon. The discussion, which also featured co-presenter Bill Warren, University of Utah Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, was titled, “Terrorism and today’s media: Roles, responsibilities and the changing […]

Guiora Comments on Woman Held By Jordan Has Close Ties To Islamic State

Professor Amos Guiora was quoted on the January 29, 2015 edition of NPR’s Morning Edition. The discussion was focused on the ISIS hostage exchange. Jordan has indicated that it is willing to swap a convicted terrorist for a Jordanian pilot held captive by the so-called Islamic State. The terrorist is a woman named Sajida al-Rishawi. […]

Guiora Discusses Cyber Terrorism in the Danish Paper, Jyllands-Posten

Professor Amos Guiora discusses cyber terrorism in the Danish Paper, Jyllands-Posten on January 21, 2015 Read the complete interview in Danish » (Translation courtesy of Google) Amos Guiora is American law professor at the University of Utah. He has for 20 years been engaged in counter-terrorism. He has previously written the book “Legitimate Target” and is now […]

In Aftermath of Paris Terror Attack, Guiora Comments in Local, National Media

In the aftermath of the January 7, 2015, terror attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law,  has been interviewed or commented in several local and national media outlets. He was interviewed by the ABC affiliate Good4Utah for […]

Guiora’s Counterterrorism Design Class Featured in Student Magazine

Professor Amos Guiora’s Counterterrorism Design class will be featured in the February issue of the Lassonde Center’s Student Innovations magazine. The article highlights the students’ contributions to the class. The nomination, submitted by Guiora and Aaron Dewald, follows:  “It is not every day that University of Utah students get to create an immersive learning experience for […]