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Legality of proposed control orders in the United States

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Hypothetical Scenario: Legislation has been introduced in the United States that authorizes the use of Control Orders for terrorists. You have been hired to conduct an impact assessment of their use.

(1) What legal issues may arise from their implementation?

(2) How effective would these Control Orders be against suspected terrorists?

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(1) What legal issues arise from their implementation?

A control order is a legal option originating in the United Kingdom, and it's used to restrict an individual's liberty for the purpose of protecting members of the public from the risk of terrorism. This would not be capable of ...

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This solution uses a hypothetical scenario to discuss both the legality and effectiveness of proposed control orders in the United States as a national security measure to defend against terrorism.