Home > John Cary Sims
John Cary Sims

John Cary Sims

Professor of Law
Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of National Security Law & Policy
A.B., Georgetown University
J.D., Harvard University


Phone: 916.739.7017
My Email

Representative Scholarship

Responses to the Ten Questions, Journal of the National Security Forum, 37 Wm. Mitchell L. Rev. 101 (2011).

Geoffrey Stone's Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime—From the Sedition Act of 1798 to the War on Terrorism, 20 W. Legal Hist. 126 (2007) (reviewing Stephen Holmes & Geoffrey R. Stone, Dismal Precedent – Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime from the Sedition Act of 1789 to the War on Terrorism (2005)).

The Ever-Changing Processes for Enforcing the Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights, Athens Institute for Education and Research, Athens, Greece, July 20, 2009 (paper delivered at the 6th International Conference on Law).

The Asymmetrical Nature of the U.S. Treaty Processes and the Challenges That Poses for Human Rights,” 30 Hamline J. Pub. L. & Pol’y 223-244 (2008).

How The Bush Administration's Warrantless Surveillance Program Took The Constitution On An Illegal, Unnecessary, And Unrepentant Joyride 12 UCLA J. Int’l & Foreign Aff. 163-179 (2007).

An Imagined Cross-Examination of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales — The Hard Questions That He Did Not Answer During His Visit to the McGeorge Campus on March 2, 2007

"FISA and Electronic Surveillance - Does National Security Burden Freedom?," McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, October 1, 2007 (debate with Professor John Yoo).

Courses: Constitutional Law, International Protection of Human Rights, Professional Responsibility, Federal Courts

Faculty News

  • Moylan on CapRadio’s Insight Program about Nov. 8 Ballot Measures

    more >

  • Landsberg Authors Duke Constitutional Law Journal Article on Desegregation

    more >

» View all News