John McCain and Joseph Lieberman co-sponsor a Bill of Attainder…

Tuesday, 9 March 2010

Read the bill here

“The High-Value Detainee Interrogation Team must submit its determination to the Secretary of Defense and the Attorney General after consultation with the Director of National Intelligence, the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.  The Secretary of Defense and the Attorney General make a final determination and report the determination to the President and the appropriate committees of Congress.  In the case of any disagreement between the Secretary of Defense and the Attorney General, the President will make the determination.”

Marc Ambinder reporting (more…)

Read the bill here

McCain’s statement

U.S. Policy on Attainder!

A Robert Hefner illustration

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