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Undermining faith in law enforcement and
national security: the legacy of Eric Holder

Power Line, by Paul Mirengoff

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 12/5/2012 6:10:22 AM

I wrote here about the sustained persecution of CIA agents who protected America by obtaining information from terrorists in the aftermath of 9/11. The persecution culminated in a decision by Attorney General Holder to reopen cases against some agents that the Justice Department had already deemed unworthy of prosecution. I now know the “back story” to Holder’s decision. It renders that decision even more disgraceful than I had thought. (Snip)My focus, though, is on Holder’s decision to reopen the investigation of the CIA agents. Understand first that the techniques used by these agents had been analyzed in detailed legal memos

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/5/2012 6:31:56 AM     (No. 9049310)

The left sees waterboarding,sleep depredation or playing loud music as more barbaric than flying planes into building or stoning or beheading people under Sharia.

You hadleft wing privacy nuts going ape over intercepting international calls to possible terrorists overseas, but they don´t have a problem with the huge expansion of government spying and building dossiers against everyday Americans.

Holder reopening the cases against the CIA agents after they were already exonerated was probably to make left wing cultists like MoveOn.org happy.These are the same crackpots that are obsessed with Bush tax cuts on the rich.These people live in one continuous obsession over anything Bush related.

This country is becoming like the old Soviet empire,only they´re enhanced with modern technology. Why doesn´t the government need probable cause or search warrants to snoop through Americans emails and internet travels?These are nothing but witch hunts hoping to stumble on a crime,or at the very least,blackmail information.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Crosscut, 12/5/2012 7:28:23 AM     (No. 9049372)

If the Media hadn´t sold out America and ceased doing their job none of this would be happening. Obama wouldn´t have got elected the first time. The American Media and Press are in full collaboration with Obama and the Democrat Party, both enemies of America.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/5/2012 8:53:08 AM     (No. 9049505)

Hitchens also considered anything short of the finest single malt whiskey to be torture.

Liberalism does not suffer from slipshod analysis. It REQUIRES it. Promotes it.
Glories in it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 12/5/2012 11:23:15 AM     (No. 9049914)

Amen and Hallelujah, #2. If the balloon ever does go up, I´m starting with some of the rat newsfolk...

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