"Jonathan Turley, a well-known legal scholar and professor at George Washington University, told FoxNews.com that congressional action is "clearly warranted."
"President Obama has become the president that Richard Nixon always wanted to be. In the face of an imperial president, it is Congress' duty under the Constitution to do whatever it can to check such an abuse of power," he said in an email.
However, Turley expressed concern that a new court would "legitimate the claim of inherent authority by the president to kill citizens without charge or judicial review."
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