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American Taliban Asks Bush for Leniency (Johnny Taleban)
FoxNews ^ | September 28, 2004

Posted on 09/28/2004 6:45:17 PM PDT by traumer

SAN FRANCISCO — John Walker Lindh (search) asked President Bush on Tuesday to commute his 20-year prison sentence for aiding the Taliban.

His lawyer, James Brosnahan, said that Lindh was fighting alongside the Taliban (search) in a civil war against the Northern Alliance, that he is not a terrorist and that he never fought against U.S. troops.

Brosnahan said the sentence should be reduced because Yaser Esam Hamdi (search), another American citizen captured in Afghanistan on suspicion of aiding the Taliban, is being released after being held for three years as an enemy combatant.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: hamdi; jihadjohnny; talibastard
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1 posted on 09/28/2004 6:45:18 PM PDT by traumer
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To: traumer

He should have been tried for treason and executed.


2 posted on 09/28/2004 6:45:47 PM PDT by NeoCaveman (Day 20, and the pajamahadeen still demands Dan Rather be fired)
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To: traumer
Snowball's chance in hell.
When hell freezes over.
Etc.
3 posted on 09/28/2004 6:46:47 PM PDT by starfish923
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To: dubyaismypresident

Yep, you're right. Or else released. Instead we'll have a full scale soap opera. Keep in mind also, that Johnny was actually plucked out of the crowd of Taliban vermin and rescued by American forces. Yes, rescued!


4 posted on 09/28/2004 6:48:20 PM PDT by Revolting cat! ("In the end, nothing explains anything!")
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5 posted on 09/28/2004 6:48:29 PM PDT by traumer
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To: traumer

I thought you were rotting in prison, traitor. This loser should of been tried for treason and executed.


6 posted on 09/28/2004 6:48:54 PM PDT by Ptarmigan (Proud rabbit hater and killer)
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To: traumer

Does the TRAITOR really want to be leave protections he has now to face the public?


7 posted on 09/28/2004 6:49:10 PM PDT by RasterMaster (Saddam's family were WMD's - He's behind bars & his sons are DEAD!)
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To: traumer

Why not? He was of less benefit to the enemy than Jane Fonda or John Kerry.


8 posted on 09/28/2004 6:49:12 PM PDT by CrazyIvan (What's the difference between Joseph Goebbels and Michael Moore? About 150 pounds.)
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To: dubyaismypresident

Be more sensitive... :o)


9 posted on 09/28/2004 6:49:22 PM PDT by traumer
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To: traumer



Rot in he!! traitor!


10 posted on 09/28/2004 6:50:51 PM PDT by SouthernFreebird
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To: traumer

Kill him. Kill him. Kill him.


11 posted on 09/28/2004 6:52:07 PM PDT by 7.62 x 51mm ( veni veni vino visa "I came, I saw, I drank wine, I shopped")
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To: CrazyIvan
He deserves a second chance
12 posted on 09/28/2004 6:52:43 PM PDT by traumer
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To: traumer

NEVER FORGET!!!

SCREW that little sh!t... now and forever

13 posted on 09/28/2004 6:53:36 PM PDT by Chode (American Hedonist )
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To: SouthernFreebird

Off with his head.

Save the taxpayers money.


14 posted on 09/28/2004 6:54:18 PM PDT by WakeUpAndVote (Ask Questions. Surf The Net. Find The Truth.)
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To: traumer

"His lawyer, James Brosnahan, said that Lindh was fighting alongside the Taliban (search) in a civil war against the Northern Alliance, that he is not a terrorist and that he never fought against U.S. troops."

I don't remember hearing this. Is this true?

I say 20 years isn't long enough.


15 posted on 09/28/2004 6:55:30 PM PDT by Theresawithanh (FLUSH THE JOHNS IN 2004!!!!)
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To: traumer

Taqiyyah

'Nuff said.


16 posted on 09/28/2004 6:55:42 PM PDT by UnbelievingScumOnTheOtherSide (Give Them Liberty Or Give Them Death! - Islam Delenda Est! - Rumble thee forth...)
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17 posted on 09/28/2004 6:56:36 PM PDT by traumer
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To: dubyaismypresident
He already GOT the leniency.

He's still alive, after all.

18 posted on 09/28/2004 6:57:36 PM PDT by Jim Noble (FR Iraq policy debate begins 11/3/04. Pass the word.)
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To: Chode

Spann, Michael

1st overseas casualty; Linhd was there when the skirmish began that killed Spann, correct?


19 posted on 09/28/2004 6:58:32 PM PDT by Finalapproach29er ({about the news media} "We'll tell you any sh** you want hear" : Howard Beale --> NETWORK)
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To: traumer

Someone tell his Mom he was fighting with people who would like to bury her up to her neck and stone her to death.


20 posted on 09/28/2004 6:59:32 PM PDT by occutegirl ("She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain." ~ Louisa May Alcott)
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