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Obama nominee sees no “reason why sharia law would not be applied to govern a case in the United States”

March 31, 2009
Jihad Watch
3/30/2009

 

harold_kohOn top of that, this Obama pick believes that “America’s focus on the War on Terror [is] ‘obsessive.'” And his list of countries that flagrantly disregard international law highlights North Korea, Iraq, and the U.S.A. — which he collectively calls “the axis of disobedience.”

“Obama’s most perilous legal pick,” by Meghan Clyne for the New York Post, March 30 (thanks to Doc Washburn):

Judges should interpret the Constitution according to other nations’ legal “norms.” Sharia law could apply to disputes in US courts. The United States constitutes an “axis of disobedience” along with North Korea and Saddam-era Iraq.

Those are the views of the man on track to become one of the US government’s top lawyers: Harold Koh.

The story continues …..

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