“Mr. Abdulmutallab has not been offered any specific plea bargain in exchange for his cooperation”
Waiting on this one.
Asking nicely may work with a scared kid. To take that as affirmation of wimpy policy would be as foolish and everything else Progressives take as affirmation of their anti-U.S. foolishness.
How would you like to be the family ‘back home’ of the next guy to get caught. Instead of a free trip to lovely Detroit in January, you will get to move into a mass grave with the whole clan...
Who knows, maybe the threat of your family being held-up ‘back home’ will be enough to slow these loonies...
NY Times jumps in...
I see this situation as being the exception, rather than the rule. What would have happened if family members were also radical Islamists?
It’s 40 days since his arrest. The trail is not only cold, its does not exist. Do they think the traning bases and operation headquarters are still in the same location?
We missed that 72 hours window, and they can’t get it back.
What if the next terrorist suspect DOESN’T have parents to come and convince him to cooperate????
Do we Mirandize ALL and HOPE they have reasonable parents to do the same???
What the Obama adminsitration did was dangerous and stupid, and the fact that he happens to be talking now DOES NOT CORRECT OR JUSTIFY THE MISTAKE IN POLICY/ PRACTICE.!!!!!!
Yeah, yeah, yeah.
The economy is growing
recession is over
defense attorney will help this guys prosecution
Unemployment below 10%
THE GLOBE IS WARMING.