As noted on NIMJ’s blog here, last week NIMJ bestowed its 2011 Kevin J. Barry Writing Award for Excellence in Military Legal Studies. The winner is American Univesity Washington College of Law Profess0r Stephen I. Vladeck for his article, The Laws of War as a Constitutional Limit on Military Jurisdiction, available here. Two additional articles were recognized with honorable mentions. One was MAJ Franklin D. Rosenblatt’s article, Non-Deployable: The Court-Martial System in Combat from 2001 to 2009, which I had nominated, available here. The other was LCDR Stephen C. Reyes’ article, Left Out in the Cold: The Case for a Learned Counsel Requirement in the Military, available here.