Thursday, July 21, 2011
Debate - Policy - 2003 CEDA Finals - NYU vs. Whitman
Affirmative - New York University - Richard Garner and Nate Gorelick
Negative - Whitman College - Thad Blank & Charles Olney
5-4 decision for New York University. Tournament held at Arizona State University.
Resolved: That the United States Federal Government should ratify or accede to, and implement, one or more of the following:
The Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty;
The Kyoto Protocol;
The Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court;
The Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights aiming at the Abolition of the Death Penalty;
The Treaty between the United States of America and the Russian Federation on Strategic Offensive Reductions, if not ratified by the United States.