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To: LouD

Actually the US Constitution defines treason.

Assuming you believe in the US Constitution- Pollard in not guilty of treason.


44 posted on 12/23/2010 12:12:04 PM PST by HearMe
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To: HearMe
Actually, the U.S. Constitution does define treason. What it does not define is enemy.

The criteria used by the intelligence community is placing classified information outside U.S. control. Once outside U.S. control, it is effectively compromised. Pollard provided information to Israel, who could have bartered it to China or the Soviet Union.

It was not for some junior analyst to decide our intelligence collaboration with a foreign country. Pollard's attempt to do so was treason.

47 posted on 12/23/2010 12:27:56 PM PST by LouD ("against all enemies, foreign and domestic...")
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