Terrorism

Marty Halvorson martyh@nmcourts.com
Thu, 10 Jan 2002 10:09:23 -0700


At 11:11 10-01-02, Owen Byrne wrote:
>Its very simple - a terrorist is on the other side, a freedom fighter is on
>our side. If they switch sides or win, we rehabilitate them. See the IRA 
>and FLQ
>for examples.

Nope, for a terrorist the battle is a violent act against unsuspecting 
people.  A revolutionary commits a violent act against unsuspecting people 
incidental to the battle with a recognized foe.


Peace,

Marty Halvorson
New Mexico Supreme Court
Administrative Office of the Courts
Judicial Information Division
martyh@nmcourts.com