Maritime Reflections: Pirates
What is the law around armed guards on ships? How do nations combat pirates? What is a brigand? ....Dr. Cartner reflects on the current laws and morality surrounding combating pirates.
As a practicing maritime lawyer, Dr....more
On November 6, 1860, Abraham Lincoln was elected the 16th President of the United States. Shortly after his election, rumors of a possible plot to assassinate the decidedly pro-Union President-elect began to circulate. With...more