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Executive Order 13618

Emergency Powers Spell Corrosion of Liberty and Safety

Mary L. G. Theroux | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics
Mary L. G. Theroux

Likewise, President Obama's supporters might wish to also bear in mind that powers vested in one Executive are available to, and invariably extended by the next. Do they really want any president to be able to indefinitely detain vaguely-defined "suspects" at his or her sole discretion?