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I just read a article on huffpo, just posted 20 minutes ago. I did not watch Gibb's press briefing and am listening to it now. Are Obama administration lawyers working on bending the intent of ...
by allenjo
Comment Count 69 comments on Tue May 11, 2010 at 02:15 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
So, I've been doing some poking around, especially since Sunday's talk shows. Attorney General Holder made some interesting comments regarding Miranda. And of course the wingnuts are all over ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 55 comments on Tue May 11, 2010 at 07:32 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
BTD asks that question in response to the latest blink on an ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 154 comments on Tue May 11, 2010 at 11:20 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
I awoke this morning to Eric Holder's concession on ABC about "modifying" Miranda in terrorism cases. ...
by davidseth
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun May 09, 2010 at 08:19 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
There are already countless wrinkles to the Times Square attempted bombing case and coming prosecution of accused bomber Faisal Shahzad, and more are certain to emerge. No doubt some officials will ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed May 05, 2010 at 06:12 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Glenn Beck is one of the favorite targets around here. Lord knows I can't stand the guy, and I think he is one of the people most responsible for stirring up hatred of President Obama, inciting ...
by DanK Is Back
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue May 04, 2010 at 11:52 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
I thought I would break into my normal series of diaries to propose a game. It is called "You Must be a Republican", and it is played like this: You begin with the statement "You must be a ...
by Trenz Pruca
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri May 07, 2010 at 10:54 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Senators John McCain and Joe Lieberman have introduced a 12-page bill that rivals the PATRIOT act and Military Commissions Act as the most short-sighted and therefore frightening ...
by midgebaker
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Apr 22, 2010 at 07:10 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
We all remember these lines spoken by the President who had come to rescue the nation, though most of us were not born then and our ...
by Barth
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat May 08, 2010 at 08:41 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Since, by the grace of as much fooling around with calendars as we can do, we are celebrating the birthday of President Lincoln (hitherto celebrated on February 12) and of President Washington (...
by Barth
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Feb 15, 2010 at 09:35 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Many on the right have argued that reading terror suspects their Miranda rights jeopardizes American security by making it less likely that the suspects will provide crucial terror-related ...
by Aaron Michael
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Feb 27, 2010 at 04:54 PM PST with 8 Recommends
The pseudonym used in these posts is meant to protect the person who has appointed the author of this junk from having to account for the private ravings of a ...
by Barth
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Feb 06, 2010 at 06:31 PM PST with 4 Recommends
So, the Undies bomber was given Miranda and a lawyer and behold, America did not explode. Yes, he's singing like a bird, which does nothing to stop republicans pushing their talking points that say ...
by james richardson
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Feb 03, 2010 at 06:00 PM PST with 4 Recommends
[ Promoted by Meteor Blades ] Judge Sotomayor's nomination to the Supreme Court has instigated a lot of conversation about the demographics of judicial nominees - males ...
by DParker
Comment Count 127 comments on Sat Jun 13, 2009 at 11:09 PM PDT with 118 Recommends
......is using an images of planes crashing into the WTC to peddle a false conspiracy theory.
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 177 comments on Thu Jun 11, 2009 at 07:00 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The business with Ted Stevens has me thinking of an old TV show from the '80s called Hardcastle and McCormick . Maybe you saw it. Brian Keith played this crusty old retired judge who ...
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2009 at 09:47 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
LITANY AGAINST FEAR I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And ...
by danieladamsmith
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2008 at 11:05 PM PDT with 6 Recommends