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A Vast and Fiendish Plot by Clint Johnson
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Jun 10, 12

Read in June, 2012

Learned Abe Lincoln pulled some jerk moves and had anyone against the war arrested as he suspended Habeas Corpus...

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Shrike Article 1, Section 9 of the US Constitution: The Privilege of the Writ of Habeas Corpus shall not be suspended, unless when in Cases of Rebellion or Invasion the public Safety may require it.
Rebellion would pretty well cover it, wouldn't you say? I wonder if Johnson, amateur partisan hack that he is, mentioned that Jefferson Davis suspended habeas corpus, too...

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