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  •  Not legal limits clearly (1+ / 0-)
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    Otherwise we'd see torture prosecutions.

    If debt were a moral issue then, lacking morals, corporations could never be in debt.

    by AoT on Sat Jun 22, 2013 at 11:28:28 AM PDT

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    •  It depends on the underlying reason for (1+ / 0-)
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      the prosecutorial decision.  Bribes . . . extortion . . . conspiracy . . . aiding and abetting are all possible and impermissible reasons for deciding not to prosecute.

      I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever. ~Thomas Jefferson

      by bobdevo on Sat Jun 22, 2013 at 12:31:29 PM PDT

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