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Former NSA director, retired top officers ask Supreme Court to declare military draft unconstitutional

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The former National Security Agency director and nine prominent retired general and flag officers have signed on to legal brief asking that the U.S. Supreme Court rule that the military draft is unconstitutional. Their filing is in support of a petition that argues the Selective Service System is unconstitutional because it applies only to men […]

Former NSA director, retired top officers ask Supreme Court to declare military draft unconstitutional

former-nsa-director,-retired-top-officers-ask-supreme-court-to-declare-military-draft-unconstitutional

The former National Security Agency director and nine prominent retired general and flag officers have signed on to legal brief asking that the U.S. Supreme Court rule that the military draft is unconstitutional. Their filing is in support of a petition that argues the Selective Service System is unconstitutional because it applies only to men […]

Former NSA director, retired top officers ask Supreme Court to declare military draft unconstitutional

former-nsa-director,-retired-top-officers-ask-supreme-court-to-declare-military-draft-unconstitutional

The former National Security Agency director and nine prominent retired general and flag officers have signed on to legal brief asking that the U.S. Supreme Court rule that the military draft is unconstitutional. Their filing is in support of a petition that argues the Selective Service System is unconstitutional because it applies only to men […]

Former NSA director, retired top officers ask Supreme Court to declare military draft unconstitutional

former-nsa-director,-retired-top-officers-ask-supreme-court-to-declare-military-draft-unconstitutional

The former National Security Agency director and nine prominent retired general and flag officers have signed on to legal brief asking that the U.S. Supreme Court rule that the military draft is unconstitutional. Their filing is in support of a petition that argues the Selective Service System is unconstitutional because it applies only to men […]

Former NSA director, retired top officers ask Supreme Court to declare military draft unconstitutional

former-nsa-director,-retired-top-officers-ask-supreme-court-to-declare-military-draft-unconstitutional

The former National Security Agency director and nine prominent retired general and flag officers have signed on to legal brief asking that the U.S. Supreme Court rule that the military draft is unconstitutional. Their filing is in support of a petition that argues the Selective Service System is unconstitutional because it applies only to men […]

Former Green Beret accuses US of ‘betrayal’ for OK’ing extradition to Japan in smuggling case

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BOSTON — A U.S. Army Special Forces veteran accused, along with his son, of smuggling former Nissan Motor Co. Chair Carlos Ghosn out of Japan in a box is imploring U.S. officials to block their extradition. In an interview with The Associated Press on Monday, days after a judge cleared the way for the pair […]

Former airman sentenced to 11 years in scheme to offer information to Russia

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A West Virginia woman who once served in the Air Force was sentenced to more than 11 years in federal prison Monday for planning to offer top-secret information from the National Security Agency to the Russian government. Elizabeth Jo Shirley, 47, pleaded guilty last year as part of a plea agreement to […]

Former defense secretaries Mattis, Esper decry attack on the Capitol and Trump’s rhetoric

Former Defense Secretaries Jim Mattis and Mark Esper both condemned both Wednesday’s attack on the Capitol building by rioters and President Donald Trump for his role in the violence. “Today’s violent assault on our Capitol, an effort to subjugate American democracy by mob rule, was fomented by Mr. Trump,” Mattis said in a statement. “His […]

10 former Pentagon chiefs warn Trump on involving military in pursuing election claims

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WASHINGTON — In an extraordinary rebuke of President Donald Trump, all 10 living former secretaries of defense are cautioning against any move to involve the military in pursuing claims of election fraud, arguing that it would take the country into “dangerous, unlawful and unconstitutional territory.” The 10 men, both Democrats and Republicans, signed on to […]