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04-22-2013, 03:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Pie O My View Post
they gamed the system to get citizenship, and it looks like defense attorneys might get the death penalty off the table from the get go....
Dershowitz might well be right. There is absolutely no telling what a jury will do and the federal procedural issues (aka "technicalities") are always in play.

From the minute they found him alive, I was hoping he'd go directly to enemy combatant status and be held in federal government custody without trial for an indefinite period of time--as is provided for by statute. Sadly, this has not happened.

We're a great country, but we too often overemphasize the exception and discriminate against the rule.

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