The use of military force in domestic situations is severely limited by constitutional and statutory law. These limitations and some attendant ambiguities are of considerable legal consequence not only to the policymaking level of government but to local commanders in defining, planning for, and implementing the military role in domestic terror incidents.
Farrell, William R.
"Military Involvement in Domestic Terror Incidents,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 34
, Article 6.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol34/iss4/6