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Response to Violet_Crumble (Reply #40)

Tue Aug 27, 2013, 09:17 AM

49. If that were the purpose of using this defense, then all the DOJ had to do

was to begin an investigation into the War Crimes, ask that all law suits be set aside until the US Government had time to determine the guilt or innocence of the accused.

It is five years since we elected Democrats to begin the 'changes' necessary to get this country back on the path of the rule of law after the eight preceding years of lawlessness.

We would not have to see victim after victim being denied even the right to civil compensation if the rule of law had been applied.

This defense, or as some claim, the necessity for it, would never happen IF the rule of law had been applied by those who are now in a position of defending war criminals and placing the responsibility for those crimes on the US Government.

The Westfall Defense doesn't apply here at all UNLESS Bush et al were not acting on their own 'judgement' but were acting on behalf of a higher authority. So who was this higher 'authority'? As far as I know elected officials ARE the Government.

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