Support grows for U.S. "drone court" to review lethal strikes

Feb 9, 2013 Full story: Reuters 65

During a fresh round of debate this week over President Barack Obama's claim that he can unilaterally order lethal strikes by unmanned aircraft against U.S. citizens, some lawmakers proposed a middle ground: a special federal "drone court" that would approve suspected militants for targeting.

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Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#64 Feb 10, 2013
Wall Street Government wrote:
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Both are used in war, the same limitatations apply.
That really isn't the point. the use of drones in the US is not realted to this use of drones by the military.

two separate issues.
Wall Street Government

Sebastian, FL

#65 Feb 10, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>That really isn't the point. the use of drones in the US is not realted to this use of drones by the military.
two separate issues.
One has missiles and guns?

You stated they weren't used in the U.S., then you found out different, now you keep jumping from one application to the other?

So what IS your point?

Since: Jan 12

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

#66 Feb 10, 2013
"Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." - Benn Franklin

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#67 Feb 10, 2013
Marine Corp Pat wrote:
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Well I have two points to make about that:
First, we had an American president (George W. Bush) who killed Americans without due process
Name one.

Well??

Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#68 Feb 10, 2013
Wat the Tyler wrote:
"Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." - Benn Franklin
"Those who don't defend their country end up as refugees." - Me.

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