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2009-05-23 Home Front: WoT
Obama's Detention Plans Face Scrutiny
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Posted by Steve White 2009-05-23 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6483 views ]  Top

#1 Repopulate Atlantis!
Posted by Glenmore">Glenmore  2009-05-23 08:33||   2009-05-23 08:33|| Front Page Top

#2 Hey Superzero, the problem's been addressed befoe, it's called 'a firing squad'.
Posted by Redneck Jim">Redneck Jim  2009-05-23 12:53||   2009-05-23 12:53|| Front Page Top

#3 Ummm, this just hit, it's off the wall enough to really work, put the exttremely bad on "Prison Boats" in guantanimo bay and wait for the Cubans to "Liberate, them,

I got the idea from a new york friend who (In the last Garbage strike) wrapped his garbage in fancy wrapping paper, and left them in his car with the door unlocked, the pretty garbage just vanished.
Posted by Redneck Jim">Redneck Jim  2009-05-23 13:01||   2009-05-23 13:01|| Front Page Top

#4 The USSC (SCOTUS) went off the rails in several of the detention cases - and it is Bush's failure that he didn't step up to the plate (esp. after the second unreasonable rejection of tribunal procedures, a decision the chief justice decried as "bait and switch" that threatened to undermine the rule of law and the Constitution) and say "no more - the SCOTUS has taken a step to subvert the Constitution, and is acting in a frivolous matter concerning national security, and their ruling will not be complied with".

The resulting brouhaha would not be a "constitutional crisis" - it would be a RECOGNITION of the crisis caused by the SCOTUS.

But that sort of leadership is unimaginable, even from Bush. The farce that the SCOTUS has, for the most part, become for many years now on so many issues will eventually get people killed, and not just make them poorer and less free.
Posted by Verlaine 2009-05-23 13:50||   2009-05-23 13:50|| Front Page Top

#5 Justice Kennedy chose to ignore the court's own precedent on the subject and create both new purview and powers for the courts.
Posted by Procopius2k 2009-05-23 15:20||   2009-05-23 15:20|| Front Page Top

#6 Need to shackle all the prisoners to the floor of some worthless ship's cargo hold, and steam VERY SLOWLY along the Somali coast. Follow it in a Los Angeles-class submarine. When the Somalis attack, the submarine will set of the scuttling charges hidden in the bilges. Solve two problems at one time.
Posted by Old Patriot">Old Patriot  2009-05-23 23:02|| http://oldpatriot.blogspot.com/]">[http://oldpatriot.blogspot.com/]  2009-05-23 23:02|| Front Page Top

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