Economic Sanctions and Lawsuits Against Terrorists - Module 4 of 5

Question 1

What is the primary argument made by critics of economic sanctions imposed against state and non-state actors?

Question 2

When the United States lists an organization or country as an FTO or a state sponsor of terrorism, the ____________________ allows the President to impose various economic sanctions against either.

Question 3

Which of the following countries has been labelled as a state sponsor of terrorism?

Question 4

What does a financial restriction seek to do?

Question 5

Which of the following are examples of technology that the U.S. can restrict the transfer of?

Question 6

Courts have held that that freezing assets is NOT a constitutional assertion of governmental counterterrorism power.

Question 7

Freezing assets doesn’t just mean blocking access to accounts; it can also mean _________ and civil forfeitures.

Question 8

What is one reason why an individual terrorist is hard to sue?

Question 9

A state sponsor of terrorism can be sued for its acts and support of foreign terrorist organizations.

Question 10

Which of the following is a federal government agency that identifies assets to be frozen?