In response to:

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Will Not Be Charged As Enemy Combatant

wtmoore1 Wrote: Apr 22, 2013 2:23 PM
Oh my gosh, really? Obama is covering up this, too???? You guys know no end to the conspiracy theories...

The White House has just confirmed to news outlets through Press Secretary Jay Carney that the Department of Justice will not be treating Boston Marathon Bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as an enemy combatant.

JAY CARNEY: He will not be treated as an enemy combatant. We will prosecute this terrorist through our civilian system of justice. Under U.S. law, United States citizens cannot be tried in military commissions. And it is important to remember that since 9/11 we have used the federal court system to convict and incarcerate hundreds of terrorists. The effective use of the criminal justice...