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January 01, 2010

Federal Judge Cites Prosecution Mistakes, Tosses Charges Against Blackwater Guards

Dismisses entire case.

Urbina said the prosecutors ignored the advice of senior Justice Department officials and built their case on sworn statements that had been given under a promise of immunity. Urbina said that violated the guards' constitutional rights. He dismissed the government's explanations as "contradictory, unbelievable and lacking in credibility."

Contradictory, unbelievable and non-credible explaining probably seemed like a good idea at the time.

In news closer to home, it's really really hard to rob people in Idaho.

Cornelson quickly whipped out her 9 mm Kel-Tec firearm -- a Christmas present from her husband -- scaring the teen off before calling police.

Guys, there's still time to find that perfect after-Christmas gift for your gal. Merry Christmas sweetie!! [via the Man of Substance]


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