Obama Administration to Disclose Drone Justification


holderThe Pentagon probably just ran out of redaction tape. The Obama administration will reveal a much-speculated-about secret memo that explains the legal justification for using drones to target and kill American citizens abroad. Such strikes have been used to kill suspected terrorists like Anwar Al-Awlaki, a U.S.-born al Qaeda leader.

The Justice Department will not appeal a court order that requires disclosure of the memo’s redacted version after the ACLU and New York Times filed suit under the Freedom of Information Act. Read more at Talking Points Memo.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. “Why isn’t Eric Holder behind bars yet?”

    Maybe because killing Al Qaeda leaders isn’t just legal but a very good thing to do?