Key Figure in Bush’s Military Commissions Set for Obama Job

Lietzau will be central to decisions about trying the remaining Guantanamo detainees in reformed military commissions or in federal courts, and to the construction of a new terrorism detention policy. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Ben Ross - Feb 9, 2010 - 4:08 AM PST
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by Ben Ross - Feb. 9, 2010

behind the scenes appointment...will this make MSM, I doubt it.....

.shows the radical lengths the Obama administration is willing to go to to find a yes man, while avoid the fifth amendment.

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