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  • borntobemildandwild borntobemildandwild Feb 5, 2013 11:10 AM Flag

    dailyscammer, here is a GREAT new cause from ACLU, that ACTUALLY matters and is relevant:

    Memo Details when U.S. can kill American citizens...DRONE ATTACKS! And, as always, I DISCLOSE my sources, so as not to plagiarize and/or misrepresent: From: Yahoo News, Associated Press, Pete Yost:

    Memo details when U.S. can kill Americans The ACLU describes the Justice Department document as "profoundly disturbing"

    WASHINGTON (AP) — An internal Justice Department memo says it is legal for the government to kill U.S. citizens abroad if it believes they are senior al-Qaida leaders continually engaged in operations aimed at killing Americans.

    The document, reported Monday night by NBC News, provides a legal rationale behind the Obama administration's use of drone strikes against al-Qaida suspects.

    The 16-page document says it is lawful to target al-Qaida linked U.S. citizens if they pose an "imminent" threat of violent attack against Americans, and that delaying action against such people would create an unacceptably high risk. Such circumstances may necessitate expanding the concept of imminent threat, the memo says."...
    "It's hard to believe that it was produced in a democracy built on a system of checks and balances," the ACLU said...(read more)

    The document says that the use of lethal force would not violate the Fourth Amendment of the Constitution when a targeted person is an operational leader of an enemy force and an informed, high-level government official has determined that he poses an imminent threat of violent attack against the U.S."... (read more)

    Maybe you might feel GOOD about yourself, KNOWING that you're whining about something, truly, relevant, dailycopbasher.


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