Subcommittee Hearing

Constitutionalism, Human Rights and the Rule of Law in the Nation of Iraq

Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2003 Time: 02:00 PM Location: 226 Dirksen Senate Office Building Presiding: Senator Chafee & Senator Cornyn (Judiciary Committee)


Panel I (Iraq)

  1. Professor Bernard Haykel
    Department of Middle Eastern Studies
    New York University
    New York , NY
  2. Ms. Zainab Salbi
    Founder and CEO
    Women for Women International
    Washington , DC
  3. Sermid Al-Sarraf
    Member, Board of Directors
    Iraqi Jurist Association
    London , UK
  4. Dr. Kenneth M. Pollack
    Director of Research and Senior Fellow, Saban Center for Middle East Policy
    The Brookings Institution
    Washington , DC

Panel II (Historical)

  1. Professor Naoyuki Agawa
    Minister and Director of the Japan Information and Culture Center
    Embassy of Japan
    Washington , DC
  2. Professor A.E. Dick Howard
    University of Virginia Law School
    Charlottesville , VA
  3. Professor John Yoo
    Visiting Fellow
    American Enterprise Institute
    Washington , DC
  4. Professor Donald Kommers
    Joseph and Robbie Professor of Political Science and Professor of Law
    Notre Dame School of Law
    South Bend , IN
  5. Professor Khaled Abou el Fadl
    UCLA School of Law
    Los Angeles , CA
  6. Thomas Carothers
    Senior Associate and Director of the Democracy and Rule of Law Project
    Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
    Washington , DC
  7. Neil Kritz
    Director, Rule of Law Program
    U.S. Institute of Peace
    Washington , DC