Now that John Ashcroft is packing it in and heading back to Missouri, will the drapes being coming off the bare-breasted statuary in the halls of Justice? Perhaps, they could be converted into sackcloth for the many Muslims he callously tossed in jail with no legal recourse. Or maybe they could be sewn into blinders... Read More
Ninth Circuit Court: "Ashcroft is Not Above the Law"
In a critical case which could determine the future of "preventive detention" in the U.S., the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that ex-Attorney General John Ashcroft can be sued for ordering Muslims jailed as material witnesses as a pretext for investigating their possible links to terrorism. The 2 to 1 ruling (all three... Read More