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About "Contention Lost"
There is arguably no upside to the United States acceding to the Law of the Sea Treaty. But there is a major downside. Because the Treaty removes the ability to make reservations, with accession the US would be subject to the entirety of UNCLOS. The Treaty would open the United States to litigation.
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Coach Mike Wascher is Public Forum debate coach at Lake Highland Preparatory School in Orlando, Florida. He has coached at least one PF team to the semi-finals or finals of TOC, CNATs, NSDA Nationals or NDCA Nationals every year since 2009, as well as NSDA National Champions in Public Forum Debate in 2013 and Catholic Forensic League National Champions in Public Forum Debate in 2009.