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May 21, 2009 2:54 AM

Commentary: Liberty City convictions a sorry symptom of post-9-11 panic

Like the Mounties, they finally got their men. And all it took was three years, three trials and millions of taxpayer dollars. At that price, you'd like to feel a certain satisfaction from last week's guilty verdict against five men from inner-city Miami who stood accused of conspiring with al-Qaeda to launch terrorist attacks in this country. You'd like to feel you'd seen justice done.

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