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Images of a dead bin Laden
still dangerous: U.S. lawyer

Reuters, by David Ingram

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 1/10/2013 10:12:30 PM

WASHINGTON - Twenty months after U.S. special forces killed Osama bin Laden, the United States told a court on Thursday it is not ready to release images taken after the al Qaeda leader´s death because they still might lead to violence. A federal appeals court heard arguments in a lawsuit over whether the government must release the images under the Freedom of Information Act, a 1966 law that guarantees public access to some government records. President Barack Obama´s administration points to an exception in the law that covers documents classified in the interest of national defense.

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Islam teaches peace, tolerance, and diversity according to liberals. What´s to be afraid of? /s off

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Citizen Plain, 1/10/2013 10:33:09 PM     (No. 9110006)

Allow Allah to be known to all

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"They´re telling us that could result in death - not just the release of secret information, but death," Judge Garland said. "Is that not something we should defer to?"

Despite Obama´s running a 20 month long massive advertising campaign of "I killed Osama, and not Bush or Romney", we´re told that releasing a picture of the body is somehow more dangerous? How could a photo be more dangerous than all of Obama´s prancing and preening about how he personally put two bullets in Osama´s cranium? Are federal appeals judges so isolated from TV, movies, newspapers and magazines that they aren´t aware that this was Obama´s only success story in 4 years?

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