Indictments Dismissed Against Cheney and Gonzales

You knew it had to be too good to be true. It was.

The Texas indictments against Dick Cheney and Alberto Gonzales have been dismissed.

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    Indictments Dismissed Against Cheney... (5.00 / 1) (#6)
    by desertswine on Tue Dec 02, 2008 at 09:43:04 AM EST
    Awww....   Rats!!

    Mox nix ... (none / 0) (#1)
    by cymro on Tue Dec 02, 2008 at 01:33:11 AM EST
    ... since Bush is going to give them their preemptive pardons anyway.

    The President of the United States (none / 0) (#5)
    by Peter G on Tue Dec 02, 2008 at 09:17:54 AM EST
    ... has no authority to pardon (or grant any other form of clemency for) a State offense.  That power lies in the hands of each state's Governor.

    You can expect last minute pre emptive pardons (none / 0) (#2)
    by Saul on Tue Dec 02, 2008 at 07:11:20 AM EST
    from Bush on Cheney and Gonzales and others right before he leaves office.  Does not want anybody left out there that can do him harm if they make a deal to sing.

    Bush is above harm... (none / 0) (#4)
    by kdog on Tue Dec 02, 2008 at 08:30:12 AM EST
    even if his crimes ever fully came to light Obama would pardon him...no doubt in my mind.  

    And if I'm wrong there is always the compound in Paraguay.


    yeah, that was (none / 0) (#3)
    by cpinva on Tue Dec 02, 2008 at 08:28:14 AM EST
    a real shocker.