July 24th, 2007

News

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"Just What the Founders Feared: An Imperial President Goes to War"

Top read: Dan Froomkin on the torture loophole and other hot topics. Seriously, go through the whole thing, thank me later.

Write your own punchline: "Attorney General Alberto Gonzales says he's staying at the Justice Department to try to repair its broken image."

BAGnewsNotes on the hard fate awaiting Iraqis helping us in Iraq. The picture is particularly striking.

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"Virginia lawmakers imposed steep new fees on bad drivers this year despite warning signs from states with similar programs that they cause a surge in unlicensed motorists and have crippling effects on the poor."

Whew. The five nurses and a Palestinian doctor sentenced to death for infecting children with HIV in Libya were freed and arrived on foreign soil.