us government asks Federal Judge to dismiss case of americans killed by drone attacks

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    Granny says, "Well, if dey'd fight dey's own battles against dem terrorists, we wouldn't have to fight `em for `em...
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    Pakistan Unhappy Over Reports US Drone Strikes Will Continue
    January 22, 2013 — Leaders in Pakistan are outraged at reported U.S. plans to continue controversial drone strikes against suspected al-Qaida-linked sanctuaries on Pakistani soil. They are calling it "close to a perpetual war," and say it is exactly opposite to what President Barack Obama stated in his inaugural speech on Monday.
     
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    That about says it all.
     
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    Even if they do throw the family's cases out, the ACLU has another shitload of cases against Obama, the administration, and Panetta.

    Hmmm, maybe I should consider doing an amicus curiae for the family's cases. Maybe others should as well.
     
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    Careful, you might make it on Obama's "kill list", too.
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right - if dey's workin' with dem terrorists, put a Hellfire missile up dey's butt...
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    Lawmakers to get drone report before CIA hearing
    7 Jan.`13 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's choice to head the CIA faces a Senate Intelligence Committee confirmation hearing just hours after lawmakers are expected to receive a classified report providing the rationale for drone strikes targeting Americans working with al-Qaida overseas.
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    Senate panel gets classified drone document from Obama
    Thu February 7, 2013 - The Senate Intelligence Committee receives the document from the White House; The panel holds a hearing Thursday on John Brennan's nomination as CIA director; Brennan has asserted that drone strikes against U.S. enemies are legal; Democrats and others sought legal rationale for decisions on drone policy
     

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