CNN Poll: Americans want KSM tried in military court

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    CNN Political Ticker: All politics, all the time Blog Archive - CNN Poll: Americans want KSM tried in military court « - Blogs from CNN.com
     
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    what the american people want doesn't matter now that he is elected
     
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    First we say that they are not soldiers but civilians, and thus do not get the protection of the Geneva Convention.

    Now we say that they should be tried in a military court and not a civilian court.
     
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    yeah "elections have consequences" remember that!
     
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    The majority don't want government run healthcare either..... Since when did the elected listen to the voters once the election was over?

    Please can we just stop electing idiots?
     
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    No can do. Liberals like to be equal to their politicans. I wanted to stop, I just couldn't.:lol:
     
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    Unless they short circuit the Holder decision quickly, this thing is going to be a complete fiasco for Obama, and thus, for America.

    How in the hell does one prosecute criminals in a civilian court who were not even been read their Miranda Rights at the time of capture?

    It just seems very odd...
     
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    Enemy combatants is not the same (legally speaking) as enemy soldiers. Technically this means they are not civilians and since they are technically not soldiers of a specific country they are not guaranteed the same protections under the Geneva Convention. What's so hard to understand about this?
     
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    Thanks, it's all clear to me now :eusa_angel:
     
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    The far left idealogues are leading the Democratic party off a cliff. Be careful what you wish for moonbats.
     
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