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It's a very strange world when former Attorney General John Ashcroft is the good guy. First there was that whole hospital room fiasco, where he refused to take part in a Bush Administration scheme, and now this. He was left out of the loop on the "torture memo," most likely because he would not have approved it. What a cast of characters.
Ashcroft Didn't Sign Off on Yoo Pentagon Torture Memo
More evidence that John Yoo was the most powerful deputy assistant attorney general in the Justice Department's history. The Washington Post reports this morning that when Yoo issued his now-infamous March 14, 2003 memo to the Pentagon, neither Attorney General John Ashcroft, nor his deputy Larry Thompson "were aware. . ."
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