Keep you from testifying at a trial that challenges the obvious unconstitutionality of the lack of due process in the no fly list. Then it will deny it did it. Not all judges will buy this argument:
And the Government lost, but not as badly as they should have:
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
H/T Eric H. https://www.vice.com/en/article/epdw3e/a-swat-team-tore-down-this-womans-home-and-left-her-with-a-dollar50000-bill
They do seem to drive the media conversation: http://www.politico.com/story/2017/10/20/trump-senate-budget-vote-tweets-243983?lo=ap_c1 I...
At least Kentucky tried to cut down on the red tape by having judges pre-sign blank emergency orders... https://reason.com/2019/05/09/kent...