Obama & the (fishy) John Adams Project

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  1. Lumpy 1

    Lumpy 1 Diamond Member Supporting Member

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    It's not really much of a stretch to connect Obama and the Democratic Party to the ACLU. Many, including me, consider them an arm of the Democratic Party. What with Obama doing his best to undermine the CIA recently this is all becoming rather fishy. :wtf:

    From the Washington post:

    The Justice Department recently questioned military defense attorneys at Guantanamo Bay about whether photographs of CIA personnel, including covert officers, were unlawfully provided to detainees charged with organizing the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, according to sources familiar with the investigation.

    Investigators are looking into allegations that laws protecting classified information were breached when three lawyers showed their clients the photographs, the sources said. The lawyers were apparently attempting to identify CIA officers and contractors involved in the agency’s interrogation of al-Qaeda suspects in facilities outside the United States, where the agency employed harsh techniques.

    If detainees at the U.S. military prison in Cuba are tried, either in federal court or by a military commission, defense lawyers are expected to attempt to call CIA personnel to testify.

    The photos were taken by researchers hired by the John Adams Project, a joint effort of the American Civil Liberties Union and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, to support military counsel at Guantanamo Bay, according to the sources, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the inquiry. It was unclear whether the Justice Department is also examining those organizations.

    Both groups have long said that they will zealously investigate the CIA’s interrogation program at “black sites” worldwide as part of the defense of their clients. But government investigators are now looking into whether the defense team went too far by allegedly showing the detainees the photos of CIA officers, in some cases surreptitiously taken outside their homes.



    The ACLU acquired a list of 45 CIA employees, many covert agents, followed them, photographed them and showed them to there al-Qaeda suspects. My question, where did the ACLU get the list.....?

    I'll admit I have no proof, just a suspicion on the fishy connections of Obama/Democratic Party and their sleeping arrangements with the ACLU. :eusa_shifty:
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