U.S. Appeals Court Throws Out Lawsuit Over Drone Strike Deaths

A US Court of Appeals threw out the case of two Yemeni families who were suing the US after their two innocent family members were killed in a US drone strike. The court ruled it lacked authority to question the government’s decision making. The families are not seeking money, just an admission that the strike violated international law.

U.S. appeals court throws out lawsuit over drone strike deaths

WASHINGTON A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday threw out a lawsuit by the families of two Yemeni men allegedly killed as innocent bystanders in a U.S. drone strike in 2012. The unanimous ruling by a three-judge panel of the U.S.