On President Obama’s openness to prosecuting Bush administration officials for approving so-called “torture techniques”:
“Obama is saying there’s an open question as to whether Justice Department lawyers can be prosecuted for providing legal opinions. It’s time to resurrect that old meme about ‘criminalizing politics’.” – Campaign Spot reader
On that note, does this mean Obama would be open to prosecuting key Congressional Democrats who knew of the US practice of waterboarding back in 2002 … and didn’t object?
Inquiring minds want to know …