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Nixon Rides Again: It's only illegal when the president agrees it's illegal.

Date: May 17, 2007
Author: Dahlia Lithwick
QUOTE: The story isn't who picked on a sick guy or even who did or didn't break laws. The story is who gets to decide what's legal. And the president's now-familiar claim, a la Richard Nixon, is that it's never illegal when he does it.

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