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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by shrubnose View Post
    If they're smart they won't travel to certain countries.
    No jurisdiction.
    You do understand that that is what is needed, right?

    Quote Originally Posted by shrubnose View Post
    Italy and Spain are 2 countries that those war criminals should probably stay away from.
    Those countries would not even dare try.
    “The law is reason, free from passion.”
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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by Excon View Post
    Do you not know the subject material?
    Have you not read the thread?

    It was done for purposes of interrogation. Not punishment.
    There is no Constitutional argument as it was not done as punishment.
    It was immoral and illegal, whether done for grins 'n giggles or punishment. Your sophistry is Oh So Inside the Beltway.

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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by Grant View Post
    You are equating the US Constitution to "International Law"? Are the democracies the only members subject to this 'international law'? It seems to be ignored by most members.
    Do us both a favor and read Article VI

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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by American View Post
    They're weren't illegal, because their lawyers said they weren't.


    Lots of lawyers say lots of things that don't keep their clients out of jail.

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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by Excon View Post
    No jurisdiction.
    You do understand that that is what is needed, right?

    Those countries would not even dare try.


    You might get a surprise in the future.

    There are quite a few countries on this planet that don't need to kiss the USA's butt.

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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by shrubnose View Post
    You might get a surprise in the future.

    There are quite a few countries on this planet that don't need to kiss the USA's butt.
    Luckily, Spain and Italy aren't among them.

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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by Grant View Post
    Luckily, Spain and Italy aren't among them.
    Is that because they are pussies, Grant? Cmon, share your brilliance with us.
    Ted Cruz is the dumbest person alive.

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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by shrubnose View Post
    All of them.

    They could be placed on trial.

    It's a possibility.
    Yeah, a real possibility.

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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by Henry David View Post
    Do us both a favor and read Article VI
    Yes, whenever I get the chance.

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    Re: UN Officials Demand Prosecutions for US Torture

    Quote Originally Posted by Grant View Post
    Luckily, Spain and Italy aren't among them.


    What do Spain and Italy need the USA for?

    Fill us in.

    Italy has already tried and convicted some members of the CIA. did you know that?

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