But would rather he’d been captured and put on trial. With so many changes being made in the Middle East through peaceful protest, and the awful repercussions of the protests that turned violent, I would have rather seen him brought to justice rather than just shot to death. I want to be on the side that values due process and restraint.
Also, Juan Cole is worth reading.
Added later: remember this bit from 2005, when President Bush spoke about the hunt for bin Laden?