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November 14, 2009

Miranda Rights for Islamic Terrorists??

Multi-million dollar trials, media circus, the works. The Obamadrama unfolds....
Jim Hoft

The War on Terror comes to an end.
khalid sm
The Obama Administration will send 9-11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammad and four other Gitmo detainees to New York to face trial in a civilian court.
MSNBC reported, via Free Republic:

Self-proclaimed Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other Guantanamo Bay detainees will be sent to New York to face trial in a civilian federal court, an Obama administration official said Friday.

The official said Attorney General Eric Holder plans to announce the decision later in the morning.

The official is not authorized to discuss the decision before the announcement, so spoke on condition of anonymity.

Bringing such notorious suspects to U.S. soil to face trial is a key step in President Barack Obama’s plan to close the terror suspect detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Obama initially planned to close the detention center by Jan. 22, but the administration is no longer expected to meet that deadline.

Waterboarding
The New York case may also force the court system to confront a host of difficult legal issues surrounding counter-terrorism programs begun after the 2001 attacks, including the harsh interrogation techniques once used on some of the suspects while in CIA custody. The most severe method — waterboarding, or simulated drowning — was used on Mohammed 183 times in 2003, before the practice was banned.

Courtesy of Gateway Pundit


A Nickie Goomba Tip of the Hat to Moe's Jihad News where from I purloined dis post.

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Here's a question for DC and other purveyors of the legal black arts... Could Miranda actually become part of terrorist trials?

They Say/We Say said...

Another question. Is this a trail of terrorism activity, or the wrong doings of the CIA?

Anonymous said...

TSWS... This certainly looks like a horror show in the making.

They Say/We Say said...

"You know the one thing that's wrong with this country? Everyone gets a chance to have their fair say."--President (Bubba) William Jefferson Clinton 5/29/93
"We can't be so fixated on our desire to preserve the rights of ordinary Americans..."--President(Bubba) William Jefferson Clinton, USA TODAY 11 Mar 93
Bubba is in the Senate trying to sway the votes for the Health Care Bill.
And The other lefties or trying to Give Rights to these - these, I don't know what to call them. How about Off The Shelf Opportunity Agenda Players.

Rhod said...

Devil's advocate here, I know. This is an ugly, loathesome decision, but leftist majorities are like fascinating whores. They're full of promise and fancy until they get down to business. Then you suffer.

BTW, Roger Simon is reporting that Rahm wants to return to elective office this year. This means something. Rahm is one rodent who knows when the captain and crew are drunk.

I Speak My Mind Out said...

He's not doing this stuff because he's stupid--although he is--he's doing it because it's his mission to destroy this country he hates.