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Did President Obama break the law?
Revelation of ´sealed Benghazi
indictment´ was against federal law -
for anyone other than the President

Daily Mail [UK], by Alex Greig

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 8/10/2013 6:16:06 PM

During a press conference yesterday, President Obama revealed the existence of a sealed indictment in the Benghazi attacks in Libya on September 11, 2012, leaving some experts questioning whether the president broke the law. Federal law states that ´no person may disclose [a sealed] indictment´s existence,´ and that doing so may be ´punished as a contempt of court,´ a charge that carries a minimum sentence of six months prison. The announcement came as a surprise to some insiders, as the existence of a sealed indictment has not been publicly confirmed or denied by law enforcement or

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: grampstosix, 8/10/2013 6:24:22 PM     (No. 9467823)

That was not an accident.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: frede, 8/10/2013 6:25:44 PM     (No. 9467827)

Have no fear, the law (any law) does not apply to Obama.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lylacat, 8/10/2013 6:28:29 PM     (No. 9467831)

0bama keeps reminding us that he said he would get Osama bin Laden, and he did. What he fails to add is that without Bush´s waterboarding (which 0bama said was torture and said he would never do), so without the information retrieved from this waterboarding, he would never have had all the information which allowed 0bama to find Osama. Most of us are skeptical, as the Benghazi investigation was delayed for so long, this administration has stonewalled and not been open with what actually went on in Benghazi. So it is hard to trust anything he says about Benghazi.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Knotwyrkin, 8/10/2013 6:30:23 PM     (No. 9467833)

Laws are for Republicans.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Moonspinner, 8/10/2013 6:53:56 PM     (No. 9467850)

Since when does any law apply to Barack Obama?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 8/10/2013 6:54:42 PM     (No. 9467851)

Dis-bar the faker

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mws50, 8/10/2013 7:07:39 PM     (No. 9467861)

He was just giving his buddies in Lybia a "heads-up".

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 8/10/2013 7:17:21 PM     (No. 9467875)

Are Bears Catholic ?

Does The Pope defecate in the Woods ?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 8/10/2013 7:45:06 PM     (No. 9467902)

Is Obama a Muslim?
Does he defecate in the White House pool?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 8/10/2013 8:14:25 PM     (No. 9467920)

Sorry, folks - - this doesn´t apply to people who are above the law.

Better luck next time.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Sheepfarmer, 8/10/2013 8:59:51 PM     (No. 9467954)

Why do they even ask these questions? Nobody has the guts to do anything about this criminal in the White House, including investigate his background.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 8/10/2013 10:05:41 PM     (No. 9468029)

#8, huh? What´s with the mention of Catholics and Popes?

The president doesn´t worry about petty things like laws. He can´t wait to act, he says.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 8/10/2013 10:22:48 PM     (No. 9468049)

What difference does it make? He´s already broken so many laws and committed so many violations of our Constitution he could earn a life sentence- but, until we get a supervising congress, so what? He truly is above the law and there is not one day-um thing anyone will do about it.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: southron, 8/10/2013 11:49:55 PM     (No. 9468107)

Whether the laws apply to him or not the spineless Republicans will not enforce them - not against Obama - not against Holder - not against IRS officials - not against anyone associated with the Obama administration!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: bubby, 8/11/2013 7:15:40 AM     (No. 9468294)

Under CRT (Critical Race Theory) being taught in the colleges these days any laws written by racist white men (like the Constitution) don´t apply to blacks. So in theory obama hasn´t broken any laws and he will continue unchallenged. No one in DC wants to be called a racist better to let the country be destroyed than to be called that name. Oh will bye bye Republic.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Trigger2, 8/11/2013 8:12:42 AM     (No. 9468386)

Barry is above the law and routinely violates any he doesn´t like. Besides, the only law he intimately knows or is interested in is Shria law.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: steveW, 8/11/2013 8:15:52 AM     (No. 9468391)

His oath of office is already in shreds, so what difference does a law here or there make?

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Reply 18 - Posted by: BarryNo, 8/11/2013 8:35:11 AM     (No. 9468413)

It´d this attitude that makes me believe that Hillary is going to be disappointed again, because Obama is going to run for a third term and ignore the Constitution.

After all, where the Controlling Legal Authority?

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Reply 19 - Posted by: M2, 8/11/2013 8:38:24 AM     (No. 9468417)

So the dazzling Constitutional Law scholar either didn´t know he wasn´t supposed to do that or he knew and didn´t care, which is also amoral not to mention illegal.

What is this person?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: pineledger, 8/11/2013 8:47:02 AM     (No. 9468436)

In exactly what jurisdiction is this indictment being brought?

I didn´t know we had a US judiciary in Libya.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: tasine, 8/11/2013 9:05:45 AM     (No. 9468463)

This Administration pays NO attention to the rule of law, to the US Constitution, to the other branches of government, and no one does a darned thing about it!! Do others suspect, as I do, that those not within the Administration have been threatened or are being blackmailed, thereby allowing this rogue Administration to do as it pleases with impunity?

Is there a dire and deadly serious crime being committed that no one in print mentions? Is it easier to call most in the government weak than it is to call the President and his gang criminals?

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Reply 22 - Posted by: maryc, 8/11/2013 9:08:47 AM     (No. 9468467)

But then his whole transformation thing meant that by using his racist accusations he could literally get away with murder. Our Constitution has survived much but the fabric of the union is being completely destroyed with the hatred he promotes daily.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 8/11/2013 9:09:58 AM     (No. 9468470)

Once again, the Brits have come to the rescue of the American commoners by reporting critical news that our own worthless msm refusing to report.

The repeated question, "Did President Obama Break the Law" is not new anymore. The real question is, how will the repeated law breaking ultimately be dealt with and how will the msm be made to get its own house in order? Whats it going to take to wake us up?

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Reply 24 - Posted by: jerrodmason, 8/11/2013 9:22:17 AM     (No. 9468491)

Remember this?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ejvyDn1TPr8

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Reply 25 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 8/11/2013 9:26:45 AM     (No. 9468499)

Hmmm....when I click on the link for the article above, "Rafael Cruz: ‘Obamacare Is Going to Destroy the Elderly", I keep getting this thread.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: privateer, 8/11/2013 9:32:23 AM     (No. 9468508)

It´s not that he´s above the law. FTA: "Federal law states that ´no person may disclose [a sealed] indictment´s existence,´ " The Pharaoh is not a ´person´...he is a living god.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: enuf8, 8/11/2013 9:49:31 AM     (No. 9468530)

# 25 - SAME HERE

"Rafael Cruz: ‘Obamacare Is
Going to Destroy the Elderly

Where is this article?" Rather read about Rafael than obama.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: LAW428, 8/11/2013 10:07:29 AM     (No. 9468550)

We once were "a nation of laws and not of men." Obama is a criminal in the most blatant sense and disobeys whatever law he chooses. If we had an honorable government he would without question be impeached.



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Reply 29 - Posted by: MissMolly, 8/11/2013 10:08:49 AM     (No. 9468556)

This the link to the article. The staff will correct it.

http://lucianne.com/thread/?artnum=747477

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Reply 30 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper, 8/11/2013 10:33:08 AM     (No. 9468588)

If you read the complete article, near the end you get to this quote from another universe:

"According to a former lawyer for Justice Department´s Public Integrity Section, by virtue of his position, leaking classified information turns it into authorized information.
Peter Zeidenberg told ABC News, ´Nothing he says is technically a leak. If he does it, it is authorized.´
However, had any other official mentioned the existence of the indictment, they would have been guilty of contempt of court."

WHAT?! That makes absolutely no sense. and then this resident of the alternate universe, Zeidenberg, goes on to say:

"Zeidenberg said that it is, however, possible to form an argument that a sealed matter can only be unsealed by a court."

I have never seen such double talk in my entire life. I feel like I´m in some sort of weird dream that I can´t wake up from.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 8/11/2013 10:34:08 AM     (No. 9468589)

He is like the schoolyard bully who has pulled the wool over the eyes of his teachers and think little BO is so cute and smart. His attitude is, "Whad´a ya´ gonna do ´bout it?"

He has a Star Trekkian "deflector shield", namely, he looks more like his father than his mother. The media will not hold him to account. He knows it; he exploits every weakness-of-will and sycophancy on their parts.

By the way, this is the way most tyrants rise to power and consolidate it. Our Republic requires or depends on Citizens, including those having political positions, protecting the Constitution.

Now we see some who are fighting for our Constitution, but look what happens! His fellow Party members turn on him with tooth and fang... despicable.

We can´t be "Sunshine Patriots". There is a lot of work to be done and not much more time.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: udanja99, 8/11/2013 10:47:31 AM     (No. 9468611)

Since zippy has never given us any reliable proof that he is even legally eligible to be president, he breaks the law every second of every day and has been doing it for almost five years.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: chicodon, 8/11/2013 11:27:06 AM     (No. 9468661)

Let´s see. Obama is shuffling potential witnesses around the country and changing their names to avoid testifying. So now he can´t wait to put this guy on the stand. Not. Obama, State, the military, the CIA and most of Congress want this to just go away.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: SaguaroJack, 8/11/2013 1:03:02 PM     (No. 9468785)

Obi wan kibammy, aka Barry Skywalker, doesn´t care what you think. All of official Washington connived in his illegal election and reelection. We are well and truly screwed unless we take matters into our own hands.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 8/11/2013 1:25:04 PM     (No. 9468810)

#12--- The headline poses a question.

The rhetorical questions posed by me indicate an answer in the affirmative but do not ´bear´
directly on Popes,bears,Catholics, or the woods. Also the joke is so old that I thought best to invert it just to freshen it up a little.

....a leetle jokee, no ?

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Reply 36 - Posted by: owl, 8/11/2013 1:27:51 PM     (No. 9468816)

It´s past time talking about OBozo. WE´ve known and aren´t surprised by anything he does anymore, he´s such a Marxist dog. It´s time to take to task the ENTIRE dc organization of crooks and inepts. Hold a Constitutional convention and may the states who wish to band together do so. Tell dc we will no longer abide by anything they do or say. We will stop paying their income tax. We will restore a business atmosphere condusive to prosperity. We the people are taking back our country. The only way out of this swamp, folks.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 8/11/2013 5:30:56 PM     (No. 9469053)

Fact-- Since Hispanics are not a separate race racism doesn´t apply to them.
Next fact -- that means 90% of the population is so caught up in words racism and racial they allow 10% of the population to override the Constitution.
Today´s population did Not enslave the currant black population so stop playing the radicals game pushed by about 3% of that number.
Our black citizens who are unhappy can always move to Africa.
Our unhappy white population should grow up.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: wepeople, 8/11/2013 6:31:31 PM     (No. 9469091)

Affirmative action reaches all the way to the top.

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Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/19/2014 7:12:10 PM     Post Reply
For Hillary Clinton, having her own baby grandchild to kiss on the campaign trail, could be one of the biggest boosts to her possible presidential election campaign. Although the former Secretary of State and First Lady has not said if she will run in 2016, the arrival of her first grandchild will soften her image, analysts have said. While Chelsea only revealed her pregnancy on Thursday, supporters of her mother have already started cooing over a possible baby in the White House. With the Clintons having a near-royal status in the U.S., the announcement of a new arrival due this fall has sent

In a Hole, Golf Considers
Digging a Wider One

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New York Times, by Bill Pennington    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/19/2014 10:48:33 AM     Post Reply
GREENSBORO, Ga. — Golf holes the size of pizzas. Soccer balls on the back nine. A mulligan on every hole. These are some of the measures — some would say gimmicks — that golf courses across the country have experimented with to stop people from quitting the game. Golf has always reveled in its standards and rich tradition. But increasingly a victim of its own image and hidebound ways, golf has lost five million players in the last decade, according to the National Golf Foundation, with 20 percent of the existing 25 million golfers apt to quit in the next few years. People under 35 have especially spurned the game, saying it takes too

Obama: ´For me, Easter is a story of hope,
a belief in a better day to come´

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Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm    Original Article
Posted By: SurferLad- 4/19/2014 9:16:36 AM     Post Reply
Hi, everybody. For millions of Americans, this time of year holds great meaning. Earlier this week, we hosted a Passover Seder at the White House, and joined Jewish families around the world in their re-tellings of the story of the Exodus and the victory of faith over oppression. And this Sunday, Michelle, Malia, Sasha, and I will join our fellow Christians around the world in celebrating the Resurrection of Christ, the salvation he offered the world, and the hope that comes with the Easter season. These holy days have their roots in miracles that took place long ago. And yet, they still inspire us, guide us, and strengthen us today. They remind us of our

Harry Reid calls dissident Nevada ranchers
´domestic terrorists´ following show of
force against the federal government

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Daily Mail [UK], by David Martosko    Original Article
Posted By: Attercliffe- 4/19/2014 9:29:17 AM     Post Reply
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Thursday that a family of dissident ranchers and their supporters in his home state of Nevada are ´domestic terrorists,´ citing this week´s standoff with the federal government´s Bureau of Land Management. Cliven Bundy has refused to pay grazing fees for land where his hundreds of cattle roam every day. The land is owned by the federal government, which says he owes more than $1 million. Bundy, however, insists that since his family has been using the land since the 1870s, Uncle Sam can´t collect the grazing fees. A tense standoff developed this week after

Pelosi assists in Holy Week
foot-washing ritual

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San Francisco Chronicle, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Harlowe- 4/18/2014 11:46:54 AM     Post Reply
To "honor the dignity and work of immigrants," Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi helps Bishop Marc Andrus wash the feet of two children Thursday at Saint John the Evangelist Episcopal Church in San Francisco. Pelosi also used the occasion to talk about passing HR15 - bipartisan immigration legislation that her office says would "reduce the deficit by nearly $1 trillion, secure our borders, unite our families, protect our workers and provide an earned pathway to citizenship." The Democratic leader´s ceremony coincides with Pope Francis´ similar ceremony in Rome to mark Holy Week.

Ted Cruz, Invoking Reagan,
Angers GOP Colleagues
but Wins Fans Elsewhere

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Wall Street Journal, by Monica Langley    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/19/2014 8:09:17 AM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON--Rushing to an afternoon vote last month, Sen. Ted Cruz hopped the underground tram to the U.S. Capitol from his office across the street. The Texan planted his black ostrich cowboy boots in the middle of the small subway car without getting so much as a nod from the other senators--Republican or Democrat--amiably chatting or huddled in their seats. Mr. Cruz finds himself standing alone a lot these days. His response to the cold shoulders: "The establishment despised Ronald Reagan" before he became president, "but the people loved him." For the 43-year-old Republican, the Reagan name illuminates his political life´s

Deadbeat on the Range
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New York Times, by Timothy Eagan    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/18/2014 3:52:52 PM     Post Reply
Imagine a vendor on the National Mall, selling burgers and dogs, who hasn’t paid his rent in 20 years. He refuses to recognize his landlord, the National Park Service, as a legitimate authority. Every court has ruled against him, and fines have piled up. What’s more, the effluents from his food cart are having a detrimental effect on the spring grass in the capital. Would an armed posse come to his defense, aiming their guns at the park police? Would the lawbreaker get prime airtime on Fox News, breathless updates in the Drudge Report, a sympathetic ear from Tea Party Republicans?


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