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Torturing the Rule of Law

We now know that not only did the Bush Administration break numerous laws, they definitely lied about it - and in the case of torture, ensured that soldiers went to jail while letting those who gave the orders off.

What happened to the rule of law party? Republicans used to always talk about that, along with personal responsibility - another forgotten concept. Jonathan Chait looks back at the striking inconsistencies from Republicans on these issues. I think it is well worth the short read - especially given the Monty Python references.