Friday, January 07, 2005

Alberto Gonzalez and the Death Penalty

The issue of the torture of prisoners is very important, but isn't the death penalty a clear method of torture. Surely the role of Gonzalez in the death penalty cases in the then Gov Bush administration in Texas should merit some outrage. I suspect that even the Dems on the Judiciary Committee are loath to be associated with any anti-death-penalty sentiment. Not much courage on offer at that committee hearing