Submit a 5-7 page, APA formatted paper that addresses the following:
· Beginning on page 222 of the text, review and examine the issue of Rights in Prison as related to due process and human rights.
o Locate and examine the case of Talley v. Stephens (information also located in footnote 302) and provide a synopsis of the facts of this case, the issues addressed and the holding of the Court.
o Then go to page 233 and compare and contrast this case and the decision to the ICCPR and the Inter-American Convention on Human Rights.
o Upon completion provide your opinion as to the Courts decision and the requirements of the aforementioned international requirements.
· Beginning on page 228 of the textbook, read the discussion on the issue of Customary International Law of Human Rights as United States Law.
o Review the information presented pertaining to Article 6 of the United States Constitution, and the discussion about treaties as the supreme law of the land. (Refer to footnotes on page 336 for some additional information.)
o Based on the information in the text, the footnotes, and research you conduct pertaining to this issue, describe the current official legal position of the United States pertaining to Customary International Law and Article 6 of the United States Constitution.
(BOOK) Pati, R. (2010). Due process and international terrorism (published as part of a series: Studies in Intercultural Human Rights). Martinus Nijhoff Press. ISBN: 978-9004172388
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