On June 30, 2015, Professor Amos Guiora discussed recent changes in U.S. regarding hostage negotiation and the payment of ransom on BYU Radio’s Top of Mind program. Click here to listen to the interview.
In June 2015, Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was inducted into the Society of Benchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. Guiora is an ’85 Case Western Law graduate. The Society of Benchers was established in 1962 to give recognition to graduates of […]
On May 5, 2015, Professor Amos Guiora was interviewed on RT America News about the public support for drone strikes. Guiora said that the media gloss over the term “collateral damage,” adding that, “Perhaps in terms of explaining the term to the public it would be helpful to say that ‘collateral damage’ means, not implicitly […]
Professor Amos Guora’s counterterrorism course was included in the “Student Innovation at the U” report produced by the Lassonde Enterprise Institute to celebrate student innovators. The brief profile mentions College of Law students Jeffrey Baldridge, Justin Hosman and Thomas Pedersen. To read the profile of the course, click here.
Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in the AMI Magazine National and World News section about the American and the Italian hostages killed in a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan. AMI Magazine article page 1 » AMI Magazine article page »
On April 24, 2015, Professor Amos Guiora published a New York Times op-ed, “Judicial Review of Planned Drone Attacks Would Save Lives.” The editorial, co-written with Jeffrey S. Brand, dean emeritus and professor of the University of San Francisco School of Law, argues that the establishment of a drone court would result in fewer civilian deaths. […]
Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in an April 8, 2105 Vice News article, “Police in India Now Have Drones That Can Shower Unruly Crowds with Pepper Spray.” In response to concerns about the protection of civil liberties and the risks inherent in remote […]
On April 10, 2015, students involved in the S.J. Quinney College of Law Global Perspectives on Counter-Terrorism course participated in the eighth annual counter-terrorism simulation. ABC4 Utah attended part of the simulation and broadcast a story about the event. See the news clip here »
Twenty-two students enrolled in professor Amos Guiora’s course will participate in three counter-terrorism simulations on April 10. (April 1, 2015) —A bomb explodes at the finish line of a marathon packed with spectators. A troop of armed gunmen storm the offices of a political newspaper, intent on stopping the press by shooting a group of […]
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 »