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Obama Administration Memo Outlines Justification for Assassination of U.S. Citizens

Sooner Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 1:49 PM
Suspension of the Constitutional rights of even the most hienous American is the suspension of the Constitutional rights of ALL Americans.
Bigdogoffthechain11 Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 1:54 PM
so you want terrorists to be freed?
Bigdogoffthechain11 Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 1:51 PM
No rights have been suspended. They are not citizens. period.
A leaked memo from the Department of Justice lays out the explicit justifications that the Obama Administration believes authorizes the targeted assassination of American citizens on foreign soil.

NBC News obtained and reported on the memo last night, which explains that drone strikes that have been conducted in the past that have killed American citizens are legitimate and legal operations.

[A]n “informed, high-level” official of the U.S. government may determine that the targeted American has been “recently” involved in “activities” posing a threat of a violent attack and “there is no evidence suggesting that...