Oklahoma joins fight against NDAA detention
A fourth state has entered the fight against detention provisions in the National Defense Authorization Act.
On Monday, Oklahoma Rep. Charles Key (R-Oklahoma City) will officially file a resolution that would petition Congress and Pres. Obama to repeal sec. 1021 and 1022 of the NDAA, and declare the detention provisions null and void in the Sooner State.
“President Barack Obama has said he would not hold citizens indefinitely; it is deplorable that he would sign into law legislation that contains clauses that would authorize him to do just that,” Key said. “Oklahomans have taken notice of this repugnant new law and as state lawmakers it is our duty to apply pressure to Congress and the president to undo this debacle.” ….