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Jack Goldsmith

AKA Jack Landman Goldsmith III

Born: 26-Sep-1962
Birthplace: Memphis, TN

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Legal Scholar

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Terror Presidency

Wife: Leslie Anne Williams

    University: BA, Washington and Lee University (1984)
    University: BA, Oxford University (1986)
    Law School: JD, Yale Law School (1989)
    University: Hague Academy of International Law (1992)
    Professor: University of Virginia School of Law (1994-97)
    Professor: University of Chicago Law School (1997-2002)
    Professor: Harvard Law School (2004-)

    Office of Legal Counsel Assistant Attorney General (2003-04)
    US Defense Department Special Counsel to the General Counsel (2002-03)
    Covington & Burling Associate (1992-94)
    Law Clerk to Justice Anthony Kennedy, US Supreme Court (1990-91)
    Law Clerk to J. Harvie Wikinson, US Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit (1989-90)
    American Bar Association
    American Enterprise Institute Visiting Scholar
    Council on Foreign Relations
    District of Columbia Bar 1993
    Federalist Society (1989-90)

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Author of books:
The Limits of International Law (2005, law)
Who Controls the Internet? Illusions of a Borderless World (2006, politics)
The Terror Presidency: Law and Judgment Inside the Bush Administration (2007, politics)
Power and Constraint: The Accountable Presidency After 9/11 (2012, politics)

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