Building Opposition to the Obama Administration’s Expanded Use of Drones

By: Friday April 27, 2012 12:48 pm

The United States Constitution and international law make it illegal to kill someone without due process except in armed conflict or where they pose an imminent threat and there is no other option available, staff attorney Maria Lahood of the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) explains. The reality is the Obama Administration, in expanding the [...]

International Summit to Examine Issues Around US Government’s Use of Drones

By: Thursday April 26, 2012 9:43 am

A well-known peace group, CODEPINK, the legal advocacy organizations, Reprieve and the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and others will be gathering in Washington, DC, this weekend for the first international summit on drones. The summit will bring together lawyers, journalists, activists, human rights advocates and robotics technology experts, who will all be speaking about [...]

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