WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN GEN. PETRAEUS’S VIOLATION OF 18 USC § 1924 AND HILLARY’S?

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN GEN. PETRAEUS’S VIOLATION OF 18 USC § 1924 AND HILLARY’S?

Hillary’s violations are a lot more serious.

The statute makes no gender distinctions. A woman may be prosecuted, just as a man may be prosecuted. Nothing in the statute says that if you’re famous, you can’t be prosecuted.

18 U.S. Code § 1924 – Unauthorized removal and retention of classified documents or material

Current through Pub. L. 114-38. (See Public Laws for the current Congress.)

(a)

Whoever, being an officer, employee, contractor, or consultant of the United States, and, by virtue of his office, employment, position, or contract, becomes possessed of documents or materials containing classified information of the United States, knowingly removes such documents or materials without authority and with the intent to retain such documents or materials at an unauthorized location shall be fined under this title or imprisoned for not more than one year, or both.

(b)

For purposes of this section, the provision of documents and materials to the Congress shall not constitute an offense under subsection (a).

(c)

In this section, the term “classified information of the United States” means information originated, owned, or possessed by the United States Government concerning the national defense or foreign relations of the United States that has been determined pursuant to law or Executive order to require protection against unauthorized disclosure in the interests of national security.

 

October 15: Sportsman

October 15
Sportsman

792.
Cush had a son named Nimrod, who became the world’s first great conqueror. By the Lord’s help he was a great hunter, and that is why people say,
“May the Lord make you as great a hunter as Nimrod!”
–Genesis 10:8-9

793.
Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us.
–Hebrews 12:1