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    Tuesday, July 11, 2006

    Pathetic Good News

    Let's give it up for Neil A. Lewis and John O'Neill for this headline:


    In Big Shift, U.S. to Follow Geneva Treaty for Detainees


    (I know, I know, they probably didn't write the headline. So let's give it up for whoever.)

    We can all thank the Supreme Court for this news, which shouldn't be news, but is. Vindication too for the military experts, yet again. Why do they have these guys if they just ignore them, I wonder.

    2 Comments:

    Blogger Jean said...

    Count me as me duly impressed with the way the military lawyers have kept their noses to the grindstone on this one.

    2:34 PM  
    Blogger Omnipotent Poobah said...

    And I just got into a batle with a wing nut the other day over following the conventions. He couldn't see why I thought they should. I'm guessing he's shitting bullets (no pun intended) now.

    9:47 PM  

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