Use of term deliberate, by the way: Glenn Beck didn’t use it in that clip, but I doubt that he’d disagree with my use of it. Anyway, this isn’t a case of a non-citizen captured overseas as an illegal combatant, or even one of a non-citizen captured here: there are existing Constitutional mechanisms in place. Including this one:
Treason against the United States, shall consist only in levying war against them, or in adhering to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort. No person shall be convicted of treason unless on the testimony of two witnesses to the same overt act, or on confession in open court.
Of course, that assumes that this administration will seek to have this man charged and tried with what is unambiguously a capital crime. I leave it to the reader to contemplate the implications of a refusal to do so.
Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES You can know Cruz by his enemies. And they are out in force today. Dark forces, even. The left has a narrative and they’re pushing it ahead of tonight’s debate. Take this story, for example, from Mediaite: From the article: Things got a bit dicey for Ted Cruz yesterday, as he found himself in a heated exchange about his | Read More »
Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES At the Democrat debate this week, which I am positive you sanely didn’t watch, Hillary had a moment that may represent a bigger turning point in her campaign than some realize. It happened when Bernie Sanders accused her of representing the establishment. Hillary’s defense was pretty sad, as RedState’s Jay Caruso noted on Friday. Senator Sanders is the only | Read More »
Share on Facebook 1 1 SHARES That’s definitely a novel approach to campaigning. Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright had an unusual campaign pitch on behalf of Hillary Clinton today, suggesting that if you’re a woman and you don’t vote for Hillary, you’re going to burn in hell. Former Secretary Albright at rally for @HillaryClinton — "there’s a special place in hell for women who | Read More »