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  •  Its interesting to think about (1+ / 0-)
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    what happens to the AUMF if/when a drone court is developed.

    That would legislatively remove the authority of the president (executive branch) to be the sole one to make the determination.

    Does it then nullify the AUMF?

    Almost everything you do will seem insignificant, but it is important that you do it. - Mahatma Gandhi

    by NLinStPaul on Sun Feb 10, 2013 at 09:37:22 AM PST

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    •  My first thought was Armando needs a drone court (1+ / 0-)
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      An advocate within the executive branch to plead that mr Rogers is not "a scary terrorist" does not satisfy due process.

      Deserves it! I daresay he does. Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement. For even the very wise cannot see all ends. - Gandalf the Grey

      by No Exit on Sun Feb 10, 2013 at 01:14:00 PM PST

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    •  I think it would merely (0+ / 0-)

      limit the AUMF.

      "Let's do this!" - Leeroy Jenkins

      by AaronInSanDiego on Sun Feb 10, 2013 at 06:49:22 PM PST

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