"Lewis Carroll notwithstanding, the fact that the government has “said it thrice” does not make an allegation true. See LEWIS CARROLL, THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK 3 (1876) (”I have said it thrice: What I tell you three times is true.”). In fact, we have no basis for concluding that there are independent sources for the documents’ thrice-made assertions," -  Judge Merrick B. Garland, of the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, on the most recent Gitmo farce.

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