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  •  Do you really mean "crimes"? (1+ / 0-)
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    It seems the wrong word, in light of what came after.

    There is "harm" and there are "crimes".  They difference strikes me as important.

    •  I view what Gingrich did as an abuse of power (2+ / 0-)
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      I'm not sure whether it is covered by a federal criminal statute.  I don't really intend to research that point.  

      "Terror is nothing other than justice...; it is ... the general principle of democracy applied to our country's most urgent needs." M. Robespierre

      by Bartimaeus Blue on Wed Dec 10, 2008 at 08:42:04 AM PST

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