Truth Commissions

Martin Flaherty in The CQ Global Researcher, February 04, 2010

Professor Martin Flaherty, Leitner Family Professor of Law and Co-Founding Director of Fordham Law's Leitner Center, was quoted in the January 2010 issue of the CQ Global Reseacher. Flaherty commented on truth commissions: "Truth commissions are supposed to reconcile what are seen as two big, conflicting goals for a society coming out of a dark period of war and human rights violations--peace on the one hand and justice on the other."

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