95) In one of those cases, the Supreme Court says it is cruel and unusual to execute people who are mentally retarded, because they are neither deterrable
Once again, the narrower--albeit still tangible--scope of discretion typically available to child soldiers suggests that they would be even less deterrable
If the truth is that custodial interrogation without Miranda waivers does not violate the Constitution, does not violate the Miranda evidentiary rule, and does hot constitute deterrable
misconduct, any statements thus obtained have legitimate investigative and evidentiary uses:
However, available evidence indicates that Iran is deterrable
, and would be particularly so when faced with the devastating repercussions that would result from the use of a nuclear weapon.
If they do acquire nuclear weapons, however, they are imminently deterrable
We also believe, though, that we may come into contact with nation-states or non-state actors that are not deterrable
, that are not affected by arms control measures," he continued.
By contrast, the Bush team devoted most of its energy to supposed axis-of-evil "state sponsors," like Saddam Hussein, who in truth were little more than interested onlookers and were usually deterrable
From a utilitarian perspective, people who kill a stranger in order to avoid harm to themselves or their loved ones are not deterrable
by criminal sanctions.
intelligence community sees Iran's leadership as deterrable
, and that Iran's cost-benefit calculations would respond to military alternatives to attacking Iran's nuclear facilities--such as theater missile defenses--or the containment approach suggested by General John Abizaid.
The facts that al-Qa'ida protects its key members and that some of the organization's support system may be deterrable
are far from demonstrating that "the organization itself .
W]hile so called rogue states may be deterrable
, many are only partially deterrable
, or deterrable
at too high a moral cost.
If you think of the people who are committing suicide attacks and people like that get a nuclear weapon, they are almost by definition not deterrable