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Justice Department Torture

Jay Bybee, Torture Memo Author, Creates Fund To Fight Possible Impeachment

Newsweek | Michael Isikoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The federal judge who helped draft Justice Department memos on torture has set up a legal defense fund to pay the costs of defending against possible ...

Torture Prosecutions Coming Soon? Justice Dept. Report Advises Pursuing C.I.A. Abuse Cases

nytimes.com | DAVID JOHNSTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department's ethics office has recommended reversing the Bush administration and reopening nearly a dozen prisoner-abuse cas...

The "Truthiness" Dilemma

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

What Nancy Pelosi knew and when she knew it hardly stems the flood of foreclosures, and whether she knew and failed to complain doesn't quite equate with directly ordering torture.

Justice Department Announces Investigation Into Waterboarding, Torture Memo

Politico | Daniel Reilly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Justice Department announced it has launched an investigation into who authorized the use of waterboarding at the department, following a request ...