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Control Sought on Military Lawyers


— December 16, 2007

Bush wants power over promotions

The Bush administration is pushing to take control of the promotions of military lawyers, escalating a conflict over the independence of uniformed attorneys who have repeatedly raised objections to the White House’s policies toward prisoners in the war on terrorism.

That sure worked well when the target was United States Attorneys. How freakin’ dumb are these people? Details here from Charlie Savage of the Boston Globe. (via How Appealing)


Bush wants power over promotions

The Bush administration is pushing to take control of the promotions of military lawyers, escalating a conflict over the independence of uniformed attorneys who have repeatedly raised objections to the White House’s policies toward prisoners in the war on terrorism.

That sure worked well when the target was United States Attorneys. How freakin’ dumb are these people? Details here from Charlie Savage of the Boston Globe. (via How Appealing)

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