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PostPosted: Tue May 05, 2009 2:12 pm    Post subject: Unlawful Conduct Reply with quote

National Public Radio (NPR) aired a report today that
claimed that several people were arrested and charged
with "unlawful conduct".

The details don't seem very important, but just for completeness'
sake: they were members of an audience at some sort of
forum on health care reform, and asked embarassing questions
as to why "single payer" was not considered as an option.

Maybe I'm the victim of bad reporting, but really, this is more
than a little Orwellian. Can one be convicted of "unspecified
crime"?
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