Glenn Reynolds over at
The article was written by Federal appellate Judge Gilbert S. Merritt of Nashville acting in his capacity as one of 13 experts selected by the U.S. Justice Department to help rebuild Iraq's judicial system.
The Material part of the article states:
"the Americans have, so far as I am aware, have never been able to prove that relationship, but the president and others have said that they believe it exists."...An Iraqi lawyer replied , ''Well, judge, there is no doubt it exists, and I will bring you the proof tomorrow.''
The Iraqi lawyer produced a document that "shows that an Iraqi intelligence officer, Abid Al-Karim Muhamed Aswod, assigned to the Iraq embassy in Pakistan, is ''responsible for the coordination of activities with the Osama bin Laden group.''"
"The document shows that it was written over the signature of Uday Saddam Hussein, the son of Saddam Hussein. The story of how the document came about is as follows."
If this is true, this Story should be getting MUCH more attention and Glenn Reynolds should be given his due credit, even if he does put puppies in blenders!