Cash & Carry: the Torture Never Stops For the Litigation Jihad…

Litigation Jihad pays: just follow the Al Qaeda playbook and claim “torture”

A radical Muslim cleric who preached death to Americans now wants their money for what he says was torture suffered in Egypt following a CIA kidnapping.  Here he rolls up his sleeve to show the cameras his scar.  (Unfortunately, Daniel Pearl couldn’t be on hand to show his). With thanks to the Religion on Peace

US Senate-Approved Interrogation

senateapprovedinterrogation1From Sigmund, Carl and Alfred: We have spoken to your mother. We know everything.

Setback for the legal jihad: Supreme Court says Muslims cannot sue Ashcroft and Mueller

“The court ruled 5 to 4 that the top officials are not liable for the actions of their subordinates absent evidence that they ordered the allegedly discriminatory activity.”

Of course, the idea that detaining Muslims after 9/11 was discriminatory is laughable on its face.

“Supreme Court Rules Former Detainee Lawsuit Cannot Proceed,” from the Washington Post, May 18 (thanks to JW):

The Supreme Court ruled today that former attorney general John Ashcroft and FBI Director Robert Mueller may not be sued by Arab Muslims who were seized in this country after the 2001 terrorist attacks and allege harsh treatment because of their religion and ethnicity.  More>>