Friday, November 19, 2010

The Rule of Law...

"But the most important point here is that one either believes in the American system of justice or one does not.  When a reviled defendant is acquitted in court, and torture-obtained evidence is excluded, that isn't proof that the justice system is broken; it's proof that it works.  A "justice system" which guarantees convictions -- or which allows the Government to rely on evidence extracted from torture -- isn't a justice system at all, by definition."

Imprisoned for six years, without bail, at CIA Blacksites...and out of 200-plus charges, only one conviction.

Oh yes, and don't forget the torture. 

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