04 Feb '12, 4am

Can Administration target killings in secret | Care2 Causes

Can Administration target killings in secret | Care2 Causes

The ACLU recently filed suit questioning the Obama administration’s behavior in the death of U.S. born cleric Anwar al-Awlaki , Samir Khan and al-Awlaki’s son. The lawsuit alleges that al-Awlaki was specifically targeted by the government as an important operative in the Al Qaeda hierarchy on the Arabian Peninsula. The deaths of al-Awaki, Khan and al- Awlaki’s 16-year-old son two weeks later were all by drone attacks. The lawsuit seeks disclosure of both the legal and factual basis for the executions. In a post by Glenn Greenwald , author and former Constitutional and Civil Rights litigator, wrote that the ACLU filed a Freedom of Information Act request to learn “what legal theories [the administration] adopted to secretly target U.S. citizens for execution, and what factual basis [the administration had] to launch these specific strikes.” They received no response from ei...

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Secret Oil Spill Has Been Poisoning The Gulf For 7 Years | Care2 Causes

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GOP Already Playing Debt Limit Games Again. | Care2 Causes

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During the height of last summer’s debt ceiling negotiations between Republicans and the Obama administration the GOP dema...

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Puerto Rico to Kill Iguanas, Export Meat | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 04 Feb '12, 4pm

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Watch Puppy Bowl VIII Sunday | Care2 Causes

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