Holder: Moving KSM Trial to Gitmo Is Wrong Decision, But We’re Doing It Anyway

By: Monday April 4, 2011 2:01 pm

There was something I appreciated about the Holder press conference capitulating on trying the 9/11 defendants in civilian trials.

He didn’t try to spin it as a good idea.

 

Obama 2012 Presidential Campaign: Brought to You by a Massive Capitulation on Civilian Law

By: Monday April 4, 2011 9:35 am

Because nothing says “laying the foundation” of a Presidential campaign and “inspiring new” supporters like caving to fearmongering.

Dealing Away Civilian Law

By: Saturday February 13, 2010 4:00 pm

Among all the other reporting on Rahm’s central position on issues best left to the Attorney General, it appears he’s trying to craft a deal with Lindsey Graham on where and how to try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed.

Remind me. Didn’t Rove and the Bush White House get in trouble for this kind of tampering with DOJ issues?

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