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Targeted killing - Wikipedia

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Targeted killing is a modern euphemism for the assassination (premeditated killing) of an individual by a state organization ... The United States government also carries out targeted killings, such...

The President Has Constitutional Power To Target And Kill U.S. ...

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Does The President Have Constitutional Power To Target And Kill U.S. Citizens ... Well, first of all, let me say how thrilled I am by this collaboration between IQ2 and ... or it doesn't apply to someone who's taken up arms against the United States. .... If you go to those keypads at your seat, take a look again at this motion:...

Obama Says Americans Are MILITARY Targets in the War on Terror ...

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Dec 2, 2011 ... U.S. citizens are legitimate military targets when they take up arms with ... U.S. citizens do not have immunity when they are at war with the United States. ... Neither you or your lawyers have a right to see the evidence against you, ... would ever admit that an American citizen it assassinated was an innocent ...

american law and policy on assassinations of foreign leaders

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Abstract: Suspending the ban on assassinations—as established in ... upon a target's head—would a killing be prohibited as an assassination under international law. ... The United States is straining to hold together a worldwide coalition against ... Great scholarly emphasis was placed on preserving the “ honor of arms,” a ...

Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks at Northwestern University ...

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Mar 5, 2012 ... But the government may not use this authority intentionally to target a U.S. person , ... For example, last year, United States citizen and North Carolina resident ... I am proud to say that trial attorneys from the Department of Justice are .... When such individuals take up arms against this country – and join al ....

Myths of the American Revolution | History | Smithsonian

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A noted historian debunks the conventional wisdom about America's War of ... glorious chronicle of the colonists' rebellion against tyranny is in the American DNA. .... Thereafter, men throughout America took up arms. .... As a British general, Earl Cornwallis, wryly put it in a letter in 1781, “I will not say much in praise of...

Take Up Arms Against Hillary? The System's Rigged? Does Trump ...

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Aug 13, 2016 ... Does he really think people should take up arms against Hillary Clinton? ... A number of Republican-controlled states, notably North Carolina and Texas, ... that voters bring identification to the polls, which Democrats say is a bid to ... and allies, can deny that he is calling for Hillary Clinton's assassination.

Two Views: The Assassination of Anwar Al-Awlaki | WRMEA

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His killing inevitably aroused a storm of controversy in the United States .... target certain Americans for assassination, under what moral authority do we ... They took up arms against their government in a literal way yet were still afforded trials.

Killer Drones: How America Goes to War in Secret by Michael ...

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Apr 16, 2012 ... The Rise of the Killer Drones: How America Goes to War in Secret .... American drones have been sent to spy on or kill targets in Iran, Iraq, ... and the CIA can now launch military strikes or order assassinations without putting a ..... "When such individuals take up arms against this country and join Al Qaeda ...

Justice Department memo reveals legal case for drone strikes on ...

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Feb 4, 2013 ... For example, it states that U.S. officials may consider whether an ... to use lethal force” against Americans who take up arms against the country, it said, ... poses an imminent threat of violent attack against the United States would ... military target would be lawful and would not violate the assassination ban.