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Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Politics in justice

Posted By on Tue, Sep 11, 2007 at 6:07 AM

Is it a crime for a governor to appoint a major campaign contributor to a state board? If so, we need more jails for governors. Or maybe it's a crime only if there's a direct quid pro quo.

In any case, the political overtones (Karl Rove was lurking) of the prosecution of a former Alabama governor are soon to be reviewed by Congress And they should be. Here's a good overview of a case with many ramifications.

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