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Uncle Roy Donating Member (283 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-29-05 09:47 PM
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5. Like Bush I in Iran/Contra! But If Bush II even HINTED at pardons
for these thugs, in order to convince them to keep quiet, wouldn't that constitute Obstruction of Justice?
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  -Libby indictment raises questions about Cheney, other officials (KR) highplainsdem  Oct-29-05 07:07 PM   #0 
  - If he's facing a strong case and 30 years, it's beyond politics  joeunderdog   Oct-29-05 07:16 PM   #1 
  - let's not forget -- cheney is very rich, very powerful, and very evil  unblock   Oct-29-05 07:40 PM   #2 
  - "Carrots and sticks," indeed! What an interesting bait choice.  zann725   Oct-29-05 10:00 PM   #6 
  - The possibility of a presidential pardon mitigates that somewhat  psychopomp   Oct-29-05 08:34 PM   #4 
     - Like Bush I in Iran/Contra! But If Bush II even HINTED at pardons  Uncle Roy   Oct-29-05 09:47 PM   #5 
        - he will pardon them all on the last day of his term unless  wordpix2   Oct-29-05 10:02 PM   #7 
        - morally, yes; legally, no.  unblock   Oct-30-05 01:11 AM   #9 
           - I know that the President can pardon a ham sandwich if he wants to...  Uncle Roy   Oct-30-05 01:50 PM   #19 
  - (KR): Knight-Ridder or Karl Rove? Either is good. Kick. n/t  Wrinkle_In_Time   Oct-29-05 08:00 PM   #3 
  - Whether Libby turns on his master or not, we've gained something.  Straight Shooter   Oct-29-05 11:27 PM   #8 
  - Leak trial to bleed Cheney  Judi Lynn   Oct-30-05 01:54 AM   #10 
     - Cooper, Russert, Miller and Novak, and their bosses, will be busy  lebkuchen   Oct-30-05 01:54 AM   #11 
     - Fitz said we shouldn't expect the case to back our case that the Iraq War  Tiggeroshii   Oct-30-05 01:54 AM   #12 
     - No, he's just being non-partisan  lebkuchen   Oct-30-05 01:54 AM   #14 
     - Couldnt have happened to a 'nicer guy' ...  Trajan   Oct-30-05 01:54 AM   #13 
     - Cheney is one SOB  Erika   Oct-30-05 01:54 AM   #15 
        - It's the whole damned cabal, not just Cheney.  RJnAbbysNana   Oct-30-05 01:55 AM   #16 
           - Dead on and welcome to DU.  Carolab   Oct-30-05 03:20 AM   #17 
           - Hi RJnAbbysNana!!  newyawker99   Oct-30-05 08:12 AM   #18 
              - I for one am waiting for this trial  DearAbby   Oct-30-05 02:05 PM   #20 

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