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View Diary: Rachel Maddow reports that Bridget Kelly is taking the Fifth and refuses to turn over documents (138 comments)

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  •  It might apply to certain documents . . . (0+ / 0-)

    a locked diary, for example.  But the idea the 5th applies to documents kept in the course of business - and she was a public employee at this time - is patently absurd.  That's like saying you don't have to show the IRS your bank statements because they might incriminate you, or you can't examine the ransom note to see if it's your handwriting.

    Fiat justitia ruat caelum "Let justice be done though the heavens fall."

    by bobdevo on Tue Feb 04, 2014 at 08:06:26 AM PST

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