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Michael Flynn case should be dismissed to preserve justice

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Posted By: Moritz55, 5/1/2020 2:07:17 AM

Previously undisclosed documents in the case of former national security adviser Michael Flynn offer us a chilling blueprint on how top FBI officials not only sought to entrap the former White House aide but sought to do so on such blatantly unconstitutional and manufactured grounds. These new documents further undermine the view of both the legitimacy and motivations of those investigations under former FBI director James Comey. For all of those who have long seen a concerted effort within the Justice Department to target the Trump administration, the fragments will read like a Dead Sea Scrolls version of a “deep state” conspiracy.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: agrunt 5/1/2020 2:42:37 AM (No. 397104)
Robert Heinlein said," In a mature society, “civil servant” is semantically equal to “civil master.” We, the citizens of the US are going through a real episode of that problem. Something that bothers me more is that in their going their own way they may have approached treason. General Flynn was a true asset to our country. His knowledge and abilities were vital to our defense. Their "taking him down" damaged our ability to defend the country. Not in an irreplaceable way, but still important. To me, treason is giving aid and comfort to its enemies by one who owes it allegiance or impairs the well-being of a state to which one owes allegiance. This seems, to me, to be pretty close to fitting.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DVC 5/1/2020 3:41:32 AM (No. 397120)
Turley is exactly right.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: TJ54 5/1/2020 8:06:57 AM (No. 397246)
When the Deep State and Dems (repeat myself) lost Turley, it’s over
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Bur Oak 5/1/2020 8:20:02 AM (No. 397258)
For justice much more needs to happen than dismissal of the charges against General Flynn. The government officials that railroaded the general need to investigated, charged, convicted and punished. Additionally, the judges need to be impartial or be removed from their position by Congress. Citizens need to elect honest, responsible representatives.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: JackBurton 5/1/2020 4:18:43 PM (No. 397764)
It isn't enough that Flynn's charges should be dismissed. This requires that some 'heads should roll.' In a manner completely consistent with due process, of course.
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