[JURIST] A judge for the US District Court for the District of Columbia [official website] on Tuesday dismissed [opinion, PDF] a lawsuit [JURIST report] challenging the Obama administration’s ability to conduct "targeted killings" in the case of radical Muslim cleric and US citizen Anwar al-Awlaqi [BBC profile; JURIST news archive]. Judge John Bates found that the court lacked jurisdiction over the case, filed by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) [advocacy websites] on…