Wednesday, December 24, 2008

US Court: Jewish Agriprocessor jailed to prevent flight to Israel

"The prosecutors' purpose is clearly to single out Jews because they allegedly have foreign ties as de facto dual citizens, and the effect of what it proposes will be to single out Jews - because of their belief in Jewish flight risk, these prosecutors will always ask, 'Is the defendant a Jew?'" his lawyers wrote.

Considering the fact that one of Mr. Rubashkin's partners in crime has already found his way to Israel, I'd say the Judge in this case has it about right...

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