Would U.S. Need To Read Bin Laden His Miranda Rights?


Yes, you’re seeing this correctly. NPR actually referred to Sen Lindsey Graham as “stumping” Attorney General Eric Holder. I’m generally not a fan of Mr. Graham, but he does a good job here. What really surprises me are the comments from NPR readers that basically say they think this guy is an idiot and dangerous. Can anyone say Obama buyer’s remorse? I’ve attached the video of some of the questioning.

Lindsey Graham Destroys Eric Holder

Attorney General Eric Holder’s decision to give a federal court trial instead of a military commission hearing to five Guantanamo detainees the government has linked to the 9/11 attacks has led to criticism that the Obama Administration is transforming the war on terror from a military to law-enforcement affair.

This has led some critics to wonder if captured terrorist suspects would have to be read their Miranda rights on being captured by U.S. military or law enforcement representatives.

Read the rest of the article here:

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2009/11/would_us_need_to_read_bin_lade.html

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