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Brazil psychic seeks $25 mln US reward for Saddam
Posted on 10/10/2005 6:58:09 AM PDT by Rakkasan1
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, Oct 6 (Reuters) - A Brazilian court will consider a psychic's claim that the U.S. government owes him a $25 million reward for information he says he provided on the hiding place of ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein.
Brazil's second-highest court, the Superior Court of Justice, decided on Thursday the Brazilian justice system could rule on the matter and told a court in the psychic's home state of Minas Gerais to judge the case.
The lower court had earlier told Jucelino Nobrega da Luz it could not take up his claim and it would have to be judged in the United States, but the higher tribunal ruled otherwise.
"The Minas Gerais court will work with the claim," said a spokesman for the Superior Court of Justice.
"Jucelino da Luz alleges that the U.S. armed forces only found Saddam based on his letters that provided his exact location, the very hole where he was hiding in Iraq. So he filed a court case to claim the reward."
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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: bounty; brazil; brazilian; decapitation; iraq; psychic; reward; saddam; viceisclosed
sure.good luck to him
posted on 10/10/2005 6:58:14 AM PDT
posted on 10/10/2005 7:02:52 AM PDT
(“You love life, while we love death.” - Al-Qaeda / Democratic Party)
Some CIA documents that were made public by the FOIA revealed that during the cold war the CIA actually consulted psychics.
His case must be pretty good. After all, he wouldn't pursue it if he already knew he'd lose ;-)
posted on 10/10/2005 7:11:00 AM PDT
by Squawk 8888
(Proudly Christian since 2005)
Who's to say. Ok, now where' OBL?
posted on 10/10/2005 7:12:11 AM PDT
(Legality does not dictate morality... Lavin)
>Who's to say. Ok, now where' OBL?
I see... m-...mountains...yess...and a man, yes a tall man...with the initial U? O? OK, A? B? C? D? E? F? Am I getting warm?
posted on 10/10/2005 7:21:46 AM PDT
(When money is no object - it's your money they're talking about)
To: Squawk 8888
(LOL)these are the people who actually found Saddam...
posted on 10/10/2005 7:27:41 AM PDT
(Peace de Resistance! Viva la Paper towels!)
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