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2012-12-21 -Short Attention Span Theater-
Indefinite Detention Protection Stripped From Bill
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Posted by Besoeker 2012-12-21 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [252 views ]  Top

#1 it's really hard to be a voice of reason inside the USA - when Congress does stupid stuff like this. what are Americans supposed to think - if the Gov't passes laws authorizing indefinite detention without trial???
Posted by Raider 2012-12-21 14:03||   2012-12-21 14:03|| Front Page Top

#2 How is that even-possibly constitutional?
Posted by Bright Pebbles 2012-12-21 14:28||   2012-12-21 14:28|| Front Page Top

#3 BP, the Constitution? Oh, you mean that old piece of paper in the National Archives.
It's not really that important these days. When the Supreme Court gets the case, Justice
Posted by Rambler in Virginia 2012-12-21 14:46||   2012-12-21 14:46|| Front Page Top

#4 (hit submit too soon)
Roberts will just declare it a tax or something.

Besides, Obama doesn't need the law - he can do it by executive order.
Posted by Rambler in Virginia 2012-12-21 14:48||   2012-12-21 14:48|| Front Page Top

#5 You mean Decree.
Posted by bigjim-CA 2012-12-21 16:18||   2012-12-21 16:18|| Front Page Top

#6 The complete abandonment of the constitution by all branches of our government has made me lose all faith in the governmental process in this country. The Republic is pretty much dead. The Empire is alive. Execute order 66.
Posted by DarthVader 2012-12-21 16:33||   2012-12-21 16:33|| Front Page Top

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