American Elephants

So What Do We Do With a Terrorist? by The Elephant's Child
February 1, 2010, 1:33 pm
Filed under: Islam, Law, Military, Terrorism | Tags: , ,

The problem of treating a terrorist as a common criminal to be tried in open federal court is poorly understood, and confusing.

Andy McCarthy, author of Willful Blindness — an account of the trial of the first World Trade Center bombing in which he was a prosecutor, highly recommends this article by General Mike Hayden, former CIA Director, in Sunday’s Washington Post.  General Hayden gets a lot into a short essay.

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