A federal judge refused Friday to dismiss a defamation case against Rep. John P. “Jack” Murtha (D-Penn.) and ordered the Pennsylvania Democrat to give a sworn deposition about his comments alleging “cold-blooded murder and war crimes” by unnamed soldiers in connection with Iraqi civilian deaths, according to an Associated Press report over the weekend.
Rep. John Murtha (D-Pa.)
This defamation case represents only the “tip of the iceberg” of bad judgment and/or criminal wrongdoing on the part of Murtha, shown above right posing for a photo after accepting an award from the ultra-left CODE PINK organization.
To learn more about this former Marine who seems to have turned on his brothers in arms, click on any of the headlines below and read about Murtha’s past:
TOP MURTHA HEADLINES
Murtha nabs $150M pork
Marine’s parents want Murtha censured for Haditha remarks
Investigator: drop Haditha charges against Sharratt
CNN news: Murtha and the draft
Murtha calls for return of draft
Murtha ‘rescues’ Code Pink
NY Times editorial points to Murtha
Noose tightens on Murtha, Washington Post article
Murtha under in investigation?
Hoyer easily defeats Murtha
John Fund: John Murtha and Congress’s “culture of corruption.”
Washington Post warns of Murtha’s corruption
Not the Murtha you used to know
Local guys with global mission
Trading votes for pork
Murtha Haditha claims not holding up
NY Times raises issues on Murtha
Murtha bribe cover-up
Trib-Democrat calls for debate
VA dir. bussed vets to Murtha’s rally
Watchdog group: Murtha corrupt
Murtha’s Code Pink star brighter
Murtha’s brother gets $20.8 million
Hat tip to the folks at BootMurtha.com.