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Response to Tarheel_Dem (Reply #34)

Sun Aug 5, 2012, 08:00 AM

42. It would NOT be the same as Ford or Bush

When you say that you don't take into account the merits of the case. It's not just that Siegelman is a high profile case. It is a chilling example of political payback by Republican operatives who abuse their power to advance their political agenda.

As for the Black and Latinos rotting away in prison, Obama should be doing a lot more on that front too. It is ridiculous laws that imprison people for victimless crimes that is responsible for most of the hundreds of thousands of Blacks and Latinos rotting away in prison today. Instead of doing something about that, the Obama administration has escalated the so-called "War on Drugs".



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