21st century due process

The Constitution of the United States says that noone can be deprived of life, liberty or property without due process of law. President Barack Obama has asserted the right to sign death warrants for anyone he deems a terrorist.

Attorney-General Eric Holder was asked how President Obama’s claim squares with Constitutional due process.  Holder replied that the Constitution guarantees due process, not legal process.  Cartoonist Ruben Bolling speculated on what the new due process might look like.

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