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Peter Shane Asks: “Can A Secret Court Advance the Rule of Law?”

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Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 9:19 AM

Ohio State law professor Peter Shane writes in with the following thoughts on recent revelations about the FISA Court: Edward Snowden’s leaks and the ODNI’s subsequent declassification program have shed unprecedented light on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC).  Anyone delving into the newly public FISC opinions will surely notice a seemingly odd pattern recently . . .
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Tele-debate Tomorrow on the Constitutionality of President Obama’s Recent Recess Appointments

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Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 2:46 PM

The Constitution Project will be hosting a teleconference debate tomorrow (Wednesday) from 2:15 PM to 3:15 PM EST on the constitutionality of President Obama’s recent recess appointments. Details below the fold.

U.S. Forces in Libya Use Piloted Planes, Receive “Imminent Danger Pay”

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Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at 6:37 AM

Charlie Savage reports this morning:  “Since the United States handed control of the air war in Libya to NATO in early April, American warplanes have struck at Libyan air defenses about 60 times, and remotely operated drones have fired missiles at Libyan forces about 30 times, according to military officials.”  This confirms the speculations of Richard Klingler . . .
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Is the Administration Firing With More Than Drones in Libya?

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Friday, June 17, 2011 at 12:15 PM

My analysis of the War Powers Resolution yesterday assumed, based on Charlie Savage’s story, that the only kinetic fire that U.S. Armed Forces have been using in Libya since April came from unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones.  But Richard Klingler suggested, based on Administration documents presented to Congress, that the Administration might be using other . . .
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