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Old 04-01-2009, 03:15 PM
 
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Double jeapardy rules are there for a reason. Judicial branch is held to a higher standard for a reason. I'm disappointed in any miscarriage of justice, no matter who it happens to be.
In this particular instance, double jeopardy probably wouldn't apply since the original idictment is also being set aside. However, by dismissing the indictment WITH PREJUDICE, Holder is in effect saying the original charges were bogus and will NEVER be filed again.
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