Habeas Corpus After 9/11 wins 2012 ABA Gavel Award Honorable Mention

NYU Press is proud to announce that Jonathan Hafetz’s book, Habeas Corpus After 9/11: Confronting America’s New Global Detention System, has been chosen to receive Honorable Mention in this year’s 2012 American Bar Association Silver Gavel Awards.

The Silver Gavel Award is the ABA’s highest honor in recognition of outstanding work that fosters the American public’s understanding of law and the legal system. This is the second book from NYU Press in two years to receive top honors in the ABA Silver Gavel Awards – in 2010, Snitching: Criminal Informants and the Erosion of American Justice, by Alexandra Natapoff, also won an Honorable Mention.

Read more about the award at the ABA’s website.