A federal judge in Washington, D.C., Friday sharply challenged the Obama administration's claim that the president's decision to target Americans overseas for killing by drone strikes may not be subject to judicial review.
Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) calls on the Senate to ratify the ATT, claiming the UN gun grab does nothing to affect the right to keep and bear arms. By Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.
"America does not have a functioning democracy at this point in time," former President Jimmy Carter said this week, according to a report in the German newspaper Der Spiegel.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second District struck down an injunction against indefinite detention of U.S. citizens by the president under the National Defense Authorization Act of 2012 in a July 17 ruling that is a blow to civil liberties protected by the U.S. Constitution.