Welcome to JNSLP

JNSLP is the world’s only peer-reviewed journal devoted exclusively to security law and policy issues such as cybersecurity, torture, teaching national security law, secrecy, and the laws of war.

Reviewers include distinguished members of the journal’s editorial board; law professors; academics from other disciplines; and members of the military, intelligence, law enforcement, and civil liberties communities.

Vol. 13 No. 1


The First Calling Forth Clause: The Constitution’s Non-Emergency Power to Call Forth the Militia to Execute the Laws | Alden A. Fletcher

TikTok v. Trump and the Uncertain Future of National Security-based Restrictions on Data Trade | Bernard Horowitz & Terence Check

Migrants as a Weapons System | Aaron R. Petty


On the Precipice: Democracy, Disaster, and the State Emergency Powers That Govern Elections in Crises | Dakota Foster

ISIL as Salesmen? The Roles of Due Diligence and the Good Faith Purchaser in Illicit Artifact Trafficking from the ISIL Insurgency | Victoria Maatta

Shot in the Dark: Can Private Sector “Hackbacks” Work? | Sam Parker

The world's only peer-reviewed journal devoted exclusively to national security law and policy.