John Yoo

Professor of Law

Boalt Hall School of Law

University of California at Berkeley

Berkeley, CA 94720

510-643-5089 (voice)

510-642-3728 (fax)

yooj@law.berkeley.edu

 

Foreign Relations Law

Reserve Readings

 

 

            Week I

 

Yoo, Kosovo, War Powers, and the Multilateral Future, Reserve

 

Campbell v. Clinton, 52 F. Supp.2d 34,  39 (D.D.C. 1999), Reserve

 

Bowsher v. Synar, 478 U.S. 714 (1986), reserve

 

Morrison v. Olson, 487 U.S. 654 (1988), reserve

 

Mistretta v. United States, 488 U.S. 361 (1989), reserve

 

Clinton v. New York, reserve

 

           

            Week II

 

President Washington’s Neutrality Proclamation (1793), reserve

 

Elkins & McKitrick, The Age of Federalism 336-41 (1993), reserve

 

Hamilton, Pacificus Essays, Reserve

 

Madison, Helvidius Essays, Reserve

 

John Marshall, Speech before House of Representatives, Reserve

 

 

 

            Week III

 

Presidential Messages on Kosovo, Reserve

 

OLC Opinion on Haiti, Reserve

 

Yoo, Clio at War, Reserve

 

 

Stromseth, Why Methodology Matters, Reserve

 

Treanor, Fame, The Founding, and the Power to Declare War, Reserve

 

 

            Week IV

 

President Polk, War Message, Reserve

 

Abraham Lincoln, Special Message to Congress, Reserve

 

House Resolution Accusing Polk, Reserve

 

Fisher, Presidential War Powers, Reserve

 

Gulf of Tonkin Resolution & Other Resolutions, Reserve

 

Orlando v. Laird, 443 F. 2d 1039 (2d Cir. 1971), Reserve

 

            Week V

 

Biden & Ritch, The Treaty Power, 137 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1529, Reserve

 

Block, Casey & Rivkin, The Senate & Treaty Interpretation, 137 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1481, Reserve

 

Chayes & Chayes, The Great Reinterpretation Caper, 99 Harv. L. Rev. 1956, Reserve

 

Sofaer, The ABM Treaty and the Strategic Defense Initiative, 99 Harv. L. Rev. 1972, Reserve

 

            Week VI

 

Bradley, The Treaty Power and American Federalism, Reserve

 

Flaherty, Are We to Be a Nation?, Reserve

 

Yoo, The New Sovereignty and the Old Constitution, Reserve

 

Yoo, Treaties and Public Lawmaking, Reserve

 

Vazquez, Treaties as Domestic Law, Reserve

 

            Week VII

 

Ackerman & Golove, Is NAFTA Constitutional?, Reserve

 

Tribe, Taking Text and Structure Seriously, Reserve

 

Vagts, The Exclusive Treaty Power Revisited, Reserve

 

 

                      Week IX

 

Barclay’s Bank, 512 U.S. 298 (1994), Reserve

 

Goldsmith, Federalism and Foreign Affairs, Reserve

 

National Foreign Trade Council v. Natsios, 181 F.3d 38 (1st Cir. 1999),

                                    cert. granted, No. 99-474, 120 S. Ct. 525 (Nov. 29, 1999).

 

 

            Week X

 

Nagel, The Political Question Doctrine, Reserve

 

Yoo, Federal Courts as Weapons of Foreign Policy, Reserve

 

            

            Week XIII

 

Tel Oren v. Libyan Arab Republic, Reserve

 

Kadic v. Karadzic, 70 F.3d 232 (2d Cir. 1995), Reserve

 

            Week XIV

 

Bradley & Goldsmith, Customary Intl Law as Federal Common Law, Reserve

 

Koh, Is International Law Really State Law?, Reserve

 

Neuman, Sense and Nonsense about Customary Intl Law, Reserve