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Tellurian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-07-04 10:46 PM
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6. So, what is the legal definition of a federal employee?
"If a government employee were to torture a suspect in captivity, "he would be doing so in order to prevent further attacks on the United States by the Al Qaeda terrorist network," said the memo, from the Justice Department's office of legal counsel, written in response to a CIA request for legal guidance. It added that arguments centering on "necessity and self-defense could provide justifications that would eliminate any criminal liability" later."

Aren't all federal employees required to take a civil service exam?
Otherwise, people working for the federal government who aren't required to do so, are considered Independant Contractors.

They can't have it both ways.
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