PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,
PMMJ
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Number Six, one narcogangster, and many telescopes

"...The system of handling evidence against detainees at Guantanamo Bay is so chaotic that it is impossible to prepare a fair and successful prosecution."

Bush-appointed official says that yes, al-Qahtani was tortured.

Sound familiar? "He hoped to get rid of the 'Democrats' and 'liberals' because they were 'disloyal' and replace them with 'real Americans' and 'right-thinking Americans.'"

MORE NEWS:
* The Supreme Court rules on the "exclusionary rule."
* Follow-up: so, uh, what should we do with Manuel Noriega?
* Ruth Marcus on the limits of the 'new transparency.'
* Joel Achenbach on a big year for telescopes.
* Patrick McGoohan, star of cult classic The Prisoner, passed away.

Tags: 2009, not news, not right, science!, tv, welcome to america
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