Shameful. All of it. And Joe Wilson was a complete liar when all was said and done (rebuked by the Senate Select Intelligence Committee.)
So if Scooter gets under 3 years (!) in jail, 250,000 fine, two years probation after his sentence is served and 400 hours of community service, I assume "Refrigerator"Jefferson will hang. All things being equal and all. Hypocrite.
Clarice Feldman got it right (here.)
Remember there was no leak, no charge of leaking - just guilty of being a Republican.
UPDATE: This is inconceivable. Neither Orwell or Rand could have laid out such insanity and expected the reading public to suspend their utter disbelief. Scooter goes down, Sandy Berger dirty undies and socks walk free.
The left will snap like twigs in the world of their design;
This is unbelievable. This man killed an American soldier with a hand grenade. One thing is sure - we don't want him back. This decision will affect every detainee that is catogorized as an "alien unlawful enemy combatant".
"Khadr had been classified as an "enemy combatant" by a military panel years earlier at Guantanamo Bay, but because he was not classified as an "alien unlawful enemy combatant," Army Col. Peter Brownback said he had no choice but to throw the case out."
"The charges are dismissed without prejudice," Brownback said as he adjourned the proceeding. Full article here.
Hell in a handbasket, folks, careening down the rabbit hole.
UPDATE: President Bush must do the right thing