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Prisonner Abuse

US: Iraq Detainee Dies In US Custody

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BAGHDAD — The U.S. military says a detainee has died of an apparent heart attack while in custody at a U.S. detention facility in Baghdad. Mond...

White House Responsible For Prisoner Abuse, Not Soldiers, Senate Report Finds

AP | PAMELA HESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The physical and mental abuse of detainees in Iraq, Afghanistan and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, was the direct result of Bush administrat...

Cheney, Gonzales Arraignment Set For Friday

AP | CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RAYMONDVILLE, Texas — A Texas judge has set a Friday arraignment for Vice President Dick Cheney, former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales a...

New DOD Interrogation Guidelines: No Waterboarding, No Dogs

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The LA Times reports that the Pentagon has issued a new directive on detainee interrogations, explicitly prohibiting the use of dogs in interrogations...