Monday, February 27, 2012

Pentagon Lawyer says military can kill you without trial

Going public with long time secret unconstitutional operations

Pentagon Says US Citizens Accused Of Supporting Terrorism Can Be Assassinated

A high ranking Pentagon lawyer argued Wednesday that US citizens accused of having ties to terror groups can legitimately be targeted for assassination.

In a speech at Yale Law School, Jeh C. Johnson, the Defense Department general counsel, also said that US courts do not have the right to review such cases, or pass judgment on decisions taken by the Executive branch on such matters.