Research & Publications

Scholarly Passions and Pursuits

Research Interests

  • International Criminal Law
  • International Criminal Procedure
  • Domestic Criminal Law
  • Domestic Criminal Procedure
  • Social Justice


  • An Analysis of Lockean Philosophy in the Historical and Modern Context of the Jurisdictional Restraints Imposed by the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, in PHILOSOPHICAL FOUNDATIONS OF INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL LAW: ITS INTELLECTUAL ROOTS, RELATED LIMITS, AND POTENTIAL (Morten Bergsmo, ed., forthcoming 2018).

  • Protecting Due Process During Terrorism Adjudications: Redefining “Crimes Against Humanity” and Eliminating the Doctrine of Complimentary Jurisdiction in Favor of the International Criminal Court, 71(3) Ark. L. Rev. __ (2018) (forthcoming December 2018).


  • Conference Paper Presentation: “Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses Yearning to be Free” So they May Be Abused Without Consequence: An Analysis of the Federal Tort Claims Act and “Bivens’” Lack of Remedies for Families Separated at the United States-Mexico Border, at The 56th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Baltimore, Maryland (March 2019)

Speaking Engagements

  • Panel Discussion: “Know Your Rights,” Elmira College (February 2017)

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