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No Prosecution Because No Crime

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 16, 2009 at 9:36pm 4/16/2009 at 9:36pm

The Obama administration released today four memoranda detailing the legal analysis regarding interrogation techniques, most notably...

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The American Left Outsources The Spanish Inquisition

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 28, 2009 at 6:57pm 3/28/2009 at 6:57pm

UPDATE 4-16-2009: The Spanish Attorney General has rejected the attempt to open an investigation of the six Americans accused of, well it’s not clear what, but the Spanish Judge at issue wanted to bring them up on charges related to Gitmo. See background below. Further Update: The Spanish AG ...

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The “Rule of Law” Applies to Gitmo Detainees, But Not Roland Burris

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 31, 2008 at 7:59am 12/31/2008 at 7:59am

Barack Obama loves to invoke the “rule of law” when it suits his political purposes, but not in the case of Rod Blagojevich’s appointment of Roland Burris to Obama’s empty Senate seat. In the Burris case, politics apparently trumps the law.

There is no substantial legal dispute here. Harry Reid and other...

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Giving Terrorists “Rights” May Lead To More Terrorist Deaths

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 29, 2008 at 9:32am 11/29/2008 at 9:32am

The “alleged terrorist” attacks in Mumbai raise the issue of how to interrogate terrorists captured in the middle of an operation, when information may save innocent lives. In the longer term, the rules governing terrorist interrogation and detention may decide whether the terrorists live or die, but not for the reasons...

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