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Lyle Denniston: Constitution Check: Can the Public Get Access to the Legal Reasons for Targeted Killing?

Lyle Denniston: Constitution Check: Can the Public Get Access to the Legal Reasons for Targeted Killing?

    Lyle Denniston: Constitution Check: Can the Public Get Access to the Legal Reasons for Targeted Killing?. As a Former Soldier, I can understand why we would want the authority to go after the bad guys and kill them. It is without question one of the fundamental arguments for National Security, but as we have see in the past, the governments job is not to be tyrannical or imperial, even though in the past we have been. The Governments job is to GOVERN. The decision to have surgical strikes is warranted in my opinion but only after there has […]