Constitutionalism, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law in Iraq
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on the Constitution
Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2003
Time: 02:00 PM

There was no video broadcast for this event.


The Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Property Rights and the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs, will hold a joint hearing on "Constitutionalism, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law in Iraq" on Wednesday, June 25, 2003 in Room 226 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building, at 2:00 p.m.

Senators Cornyn and Chafee will preside.

By order of the Chairman

Member Statements

  1. Senator John Cornyn (R - TX)
  2. Senator Barbara Boxer (D - CA)


Panel I

  1. Mr. Sermid Al-Sarraf
    Iraqi Jurists Association
    Los Angeles , CA
  2. Mr Kenneth M. Pollack
    Director of Research, Saban Center for Middle East Policy
    Brookings Institution
    Washington , DC
  3. Mr. Bernard Haykel
    Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern Studies and History
    New York University
    New York , NY
  4. Dr. Khaled Abou El Fadl
    Professor of Law
    The Omar and Azmeralda Alfi Distinguished Fellow in Islamic Law, UCLA School of Law
    Los Angeles , CA
  5. Ms. Zainab Salbi
    President and Founder
    Women for Women International
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Mr Naoyuki Agawa
    Former Professor of Constitutional Law, Keio University
    Minister and Director of the Japan Information and Culture Center, Embassy of Japan
    Washington , DC
  2. Mr. Donald P. Kommers
    Joseph and Elizabeth Robbie Professor of Government and International Studies, University of Notre Dame
    Professor of Law, Notre Dame Law School
    Notre Dame , IL
  3. Mr. A. E. Dick Howard
    White Burkett Miller Professor of Law and Public Affairs
    Roy L. and Rosamond Woodruff Morgan Research Professor, University of Virginia School of Law
    Charlottesville , VA
  4. Mr. John C. Yoo
    Professor of Law, Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California at Berkeley
    Visiting Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
    Washington , DC
  5. Mr. Neil J. Kritz
    Director, Rule of Law Program
    U.S. Institute of Peace
    Washington , DC