No Professional Misconduct Allegations For Yoo

by Pejman Yousefzadeh on February 1, 2010


And none for Jay Bybee, either. This is the right call; however little one may think of Yoo’s legal advice, it would have been silly beyond measure to raise the rendering of that legal advice to the level of professional misconduct.

For more on this issue, be sure to read my friend and colleague Chris Badeaux here, and here. My own arguments against the employment of “universal jurisdiction” to indict and try Bush Administration lawyers for giving legal advice can be found here.

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