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Trump and Netanyahu: Both Being Investigated for Made-Up Crimes
Gatestone Institute ^ | Nov. 27, 2019 | Alan M. Dershowitz

Posted on 11/27/2019 3:20:44 AM PST by spirited irish

There are striking similarities, as well as important differences, between the investigations being conducted against American President Donald J. Trump by the US Congress, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who was just indicted.

The most striking similarity is that both are being investigated for actions that their legislatures have not explicitly made criminal. Moreover, no legislature in any country governed by the rule of law would ever enact a general statute criminalizing such conduct. The investigations of these two controversial leaders are based on using general laws that have never previously been deemed to apply to the conduct at issue and stretching them to target specific political figures.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Israel; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: hypocrisy; insurrection; lawlessness; madeupcrimes; netanyahu; trump

1 posted on 11/27/2019 3:20:44 AM PST by spirited irish
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To: spirited irish

I heard they do the same thing to prisoners in Chinese concentration camps too.

Fake crimes requiring fake confessions driven by real torture.

Just a feature of Utopia, a.k.a. Hell.


2 posted on 11/27/2019 5:11:40 AM PST by chris37 (Where's Hunter?)
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