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U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

Senate Confirms Drone-Memo Author David Barron To Appeals Court

By Michael A. Memoli, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Former Justice Department lawyer David Barron won confirmation to the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday, despite concerns raised about his role in justifying the killing of American citizens abroad suspected of terrorist activities. The Senate voted, 53-45, to give final approval to Barron. A […]

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