Sources: Ron Paul [on Fox News], Guardian [Snowden Q&A]
quote: Unless he sent sensitive files to an enemy nation/terrorist organization, he cannot be tried for treason, considered a traitor, or a terrorist. The most they can do is call him a defector.
quote: They never tried anyone in the court of law before performing a drone strike
quote: However they would perform a drone strike in China especially since we are not at war with that country, nor have any basis for performing a strike on their soil.
quote: Though an "accident" or "sudden heart failure" or even "polonium poisoning" wouldn't surprise me at this point.
quote: What I don't understand is why people think the US will just take out people.
quote: Their "procedures" about how they would determine who to target is a closely guarded secret, and of course could be changed at any time at the whim of who is in charge.