Daily Archives: March 31, 2007

Friday Night Fun (Saturday Edition)

Kinda helps when I actually post what I write So, we have had Liberal Amendments 1 and 2, 3 and 4, and 5 and 6. Time for the next two Amendment 7:  In civil suits, where a contesting party is a person whose private life may interest the public, the right of trial in the […]

Lance Troops Making Streets Safer For Iraqi Children

I have to wonder why I didn't catch this article in the NY Times or the Washington Post KHAN DARI, Iraq, March 29, 2007  — Making the streets safer for Iraqi civilians in their area of operations has been one of the main goals for troopers from the 2nd "Lancer" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment. After […]

David Hicks Given Sentence of 9 Months

Through Fox News, from the AP GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba  —  An Australian who pleaded guilty to supporting terrorism was sentenced Friday to nine months in prison in his home country after becoming the first detainee convicted by military tribunals at Guantanamo Bay. A panel of military officers recommended a sentence of seven years […]

Suspected Mastermind of USS Cole Bombing Claims Torture

Did you know that the Al Qaeda handbook says that any captured members are to claim torture? Yes, that is correct. It is in Chapter 18. And now we have another example WASHINGTON —  A suspected Saudi terrorist told a military hearing that he was tortured into confessing that he was involved in the bombing […]

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