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Judge Sullivan Digs In – Asks DC Circuit
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Posted By: earlybird, 7/9/2020 5:03:39 PM

Judge Emmet Sullivan is refusing to accept the three-judge appeals court ruling – which granted a writ of mandamus and instructed Sullivan to dismiss the Flynn case per the DOJ and Flynn defense unopposed motion. Today Judge Sullivan is asking the Full DC Circuit Court panel to conduct an en banc rehearing of the issues. [pdf here]There is no guarantee the full DC Circuit will agree to the en banc request. However, given the nature of the court, it should be anticipated. What really appears to be the undiscussed background is an effort to keep dragging this issue out as long as possible. This is beyond judicial activism running amok,


Sundance calls this judicial weaponization.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: IowaDad 7/9/2020 5:15:15 PM (No. 472672)
Good news is that Flynn can still demand exculpatory documents which the Deep State has been hiding. They will show unequivocally that the treason plot was hatched in the White House by Obama etc, and perpetrated by top FBI and top Justice.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Starboard_side 7/9/2020 5:15:40 PM (No. 472674)
Amazing how they blew it by not sentencing him much earlier, and so much more information continues to come out about the prosecutors withholding exculpatory evidence, and even more on the Strzok memos too.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: mathman 7/9/2020 5:17:46 PM (No. 472677)
Cut him some slack. He will soon join Vince Foster. Obozo must be protected.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 7/9/2020 5:21:04 PM (No. 472680)
Yes, this is appropriately termed as judicial weaponization. Thanks, Sullivan, for dragging this on for political purposes. You voted for Obie, right?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 7/9/2020 5:23:36 PM (No. 472685)
Sullivan discovered that when Flynn signed his name on a document - - he only used one "n". I'm sure the NeverFlynn trolls will come on here - - and explain in excruciating detail - - why that was a capital offense. Expecting the trolls in 7 - - 6 - - 5 - - 4 - - - - - - - -
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Southron 7/9/2020 5:25:13 PM (No. 472688)
How does he get away with this?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: ocho reales 7/9/2020 5:31:14 PM (No. 472693)
DC born and raised and a Howard University undergrad and law school grad. WOW! What does that say about the man's impartiality! You cannot find a more obtuse lawyer than Sullivan.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: jjs 7/9/2020 5:38:04 PM (No. 472697)
He's either hiding something that is dangerous and is will to destroy his reputation over it to protect the guilty. Or, he is a good guy playing the bad guy so more exculpatory info get's released that the bad guys are hiding.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Ming 7/9/2020 5:49:22 PM (No. 472708)
If anyone doesn't understand the phrase, 'A dog returning to its vomit,' just look at Sullivan for clarification.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: bighambone 7/9/2020 5:57:59 PM (No. 472716)
Sullivan’s game plan now is to “snow” the Circuit Court with complex legal B.S. to keep the Flynn matter in his court until after the election, hoping that Biden will defeat Trump, and reinstall the old corrupt Obama-Biden crew back inside the DOJ, so that Sullivan can move ahead with convicting Flynn and sentencing him to prison.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: seamusm 7/9/2020 5:59:14 PM (No. 472718)
I remain hopeful that Flynn won't have to further appeal. Presuming the full court rules correctly, I want Sullivan censured afterwards not just rebuked.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: MindMadeUp 7/9/2020 6:22:22 PM (No. 472750)
Wow, what a surprise, the Democrat activist judge is still a Democrat activist abusing his position of power for purely political purposes. There ought to be a way to throw Sullivan in jail for this crap.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: John C 7/9/2020 6:38:53 PM (No. 472765)
I missed the boat. I din't know that Judge Sullivan is a minority appointment.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Rumblehog 7/9/2020 7:08:54 PM (No. 472801)
This clown needs to be impeached and removed from the bench... right after all his e-mails and text messages are investigated for compromise/blackmail.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Right Time 7/9/2020 7:13:19 PM (No. 472803)
I am sooo tired of this. Trump is declining to rightfully pardon Flynn because it leaves both of them with the stench they did something wrong. Call a press conference to announce your appeal of Flynn, President Trump. Use the press conference to lay out the case how there was never a crime, this was just to hurt the President and prevent Flynn from being Director of National Security---where he would expose all of Obama's corrupt and illegal actions in wiretapping. So use the megaphone to talk about the crimes committed by Comey, the FBI, DOJ, in framing an innocent man. And how Judge Sullivan refuses to obey the law. If the DOJ drops their charges against Flynn, IT IT OVER. Oh, and offer Flynn his old job back...if he wants it.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: moonlightflip 7/9/2020 7:13:33 PM (No. 472804)
what an ass!
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Reply 17 - Posted by: czechlist 7/9/2020 7:14:25 PM (No. 472808)
Maxine Waters "revealed that Barack Obama possessed a “kind of database that no-one has ever seen before,” with “information about everything, on every individual.” Next answer I'll take Democrat Malfeasance for a thousand, Alex
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Reply 18 - Posted by: skacmar 7/9/2020 7:36:58 PM (No. 472821)
Waiting for Judge Sullivan to play the race card. The Trump administration and William Barr's DOJ is only doing this because Judge Sullivan is black, and Barak Obama is black, and Susan Rice is black, and Eric Holder is black! The racist white Trump administration is going after and trying to discredit black people from the Obama administration. As a black judge he is being racially targeted and intimidated by the racist Trump DOJ! Evidence of this is how the Obama administration never prosecuted or went after white people like Hillary Clinton or interfered in investigations. I hope the full DC Circuit Court takes up the case and does a full public smack down of Judge Sullivan and exposed the full corruption of the Obama administration in their opinion.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: DCGIRL 7/9/2020 7:47:07 PM (No. 472828)
He's not fit to sit on a bench.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: HicoKid 7/9/2020 7:50:54 PM (No. 472835)
Judge Sullivan is extremely butthurt over the three member mandamus. He has advocated for the further prosecution of Flynn, and he delusionally presents himself as a "party" in the Flynn case by requesting an en banc hearing. Judge Sullivan is incompetent and leaves little doubt that he is incapable of being fair and impartial in this case. The DC court of appeals should not only reject his en banc hearing request, but reassign the case to another judge posthaste.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Daisymay 7/9/2020 8:30:53 PM (No. 472871)
Come on, President Trump. Pardon the poor guy. Then he should sue the pants off everyone until he becomes a Millionaire!
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Reply 22 - Posted by: DVC 7/9/2020 8:51:41 PM (No. 472896)
Let's hope that this in not granted.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Plex 7/9/2020 9:13:14 PM (No. 472907)
I think he is upset at Sydney Powell. Having lost to her once, he doesn't want to lose again. Read "License to Lie"
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Heil Liberals 7/9/2020 9:31:01 PM (No. 472924)
I guess he’s willing to die on this hill. My guess is that they turn him down, and he still refuses to dismiss. At that point it is appropriate to seek impeachment to remove him from office.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: The Remnants 7/9/2020 9:31:47 PM (No. 472926)
They do not want General Flynn free to speak because they know he is an honest man.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Rama41 7/9/2020 9:48:28 PM (No. 472934)
Sullivan knows that Flynn could be devastating to Biden on the campaign trail. I suspect that's the only reason for his tap dance.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: geoguy 7/9/2020 9:54:28 PM (No. 472935)
Poster #17 the data obtained was from The Hammer surveillance system. It has all of the data from everyone in the country. They have my data, your data, and the data on everyone on this site. It has/is been/being used to blackmail those in powerful positions. Why did John Roberts at the last minute SUDDENLY change his position on 0bama Care? I'll tell you why. He was blackmailed, pure and simple. What do they have? One can only guess.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: rytwng 7/9/2020 10:07:37 PM (No. 472937)
Sullivan is a bad colored person I mean person of color.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: KTWO 7/9/2020 11:56:46 PM (No. 473000)
IMO #10 best explains Sullivan's behavior. But I fear #3 is also likely, i.e. no Flynn = no problem. I don't see that Sullivan is risking anything, the Democrats can block an impeachment. The handling of the en banc appeal will be revealing.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Trigger2 7/10/2020 3:33:08 AM (No. 473066)
Sullivan should be removed from the bench. Enough of this BS.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: watashiyo 7/10/2020 3:48:50 AM (No. 473073)
#6, because he's a black, affirmative action bottom-dwelling repugnant lowlife!!!
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Reply 32 - Posted by: MDConservative 7/10/2020 7:31:06 AM (No. 473139)
#5 - “Expecting the trolls in 7 - - 6 - - 5 - - 4 - - - - - - “ Such disdain is apparently meant to stifle discussion in this salon. Name calling, such as “trolls”, is not much of a counterpoint. Some may see it as an attempt to bully dissent from your views. I’ve noticed an uptick in this behavior In this salon reminiscent of the Romney-bot days. Where did they all go?
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Reply 33 - Posted by: DVC 7/10/2020 11:55:04 AM (No. 473501)
Inability to admit to the terrible coercive power of a corrupt DA, with corrupt FBI agents creating evidence against him, and hiding the exculpatory evidence seems, after a long period of 'failure to grasp' (failure to listen/read?) leads an observer to wonder about the motives or open mindedness of some people. Espousing views which fail to even mention, let alone acknowledge as brutally effective, the obvious extreme disparity of force which might lead a person to plead guilty when they are, in fact, innocent seems, after a point to be disingenuous. Repeating the same obvious fact, "He pled guilty" without anything beyond that forlorn fact, is not likely to persuade that one is serious, or that one has any real argument. Hard fact, some innocent people are coerced into pleading guilty when they are, in hard fact, NOT guilty. This is a wrong that should not occur, but has clearly been perpetrated against the general. And being coerced by corrupt law enforcement should not be a crime in itself - but apparently, some think is is. Judge Sullivan thinks it is, as does at least one poster. So - being victimized by criminal LE folks with badges is a crime. Wow. Amazing 'logic'.
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