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11-24-2009, 02:02 PM
AG Holder Cannot Defend Terror Trial in NYC


That’s how one legal expert describes a recent exchange between a Republican senator and the U.S. attorney general regarding the prosecution of Khalid Sheikh Muhammad and suspected terrorists in federal court.

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) in a Judiciary Committee hearing last week asked Attorney General Eric Holder a question that befuddled the nation’s top cop could not answer.

Sen. Graham asked: “Can you give me a case in United States history where a[n] enemy combatant caught on a battlefield was tried in civilian court?”


11-24-2009, 02:09 PM
He knew the answer, but didn't want to admit it.