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  •  Its not John Yoo (2+ / 0-)
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    that should be worried about failing to investigate and prosecute, he should be worried about authorizing the stuff.  Its those who came later that have foolishly bought their own ticket.

    75534 4-ever or until dk5

    by NearlyNormal on Sat Jul 27, 2013 at 07:53:35 AM PDT

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    •  Of course. He was one of the main (0+ / 0-)

      "justifiers" in law. By stretching the law past the breaking point, he should be one of the first to suffer the consequences.  

      Of course, those like Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld and Ashcroft should be in prison along with them.   Like that will ever happen.  Open defiance of the law is now the norm among Washington elite and Wall Street financiers.

      "The law is meant to be my servant and not my master, still less my torturer and my murderer." -- James Baldwin. July 11, 1966.

      by YucatanMan on Sat Jul 27, 2013 at 10:35:34 AM PDT

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