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Torture Prosecutions

Rights Group Pleads For Torture Prosecutions Before Obama Leaves Office

Courthouse News Service | Nico Pitney | Posted 12.01.2015 | Politics

Approaching the one-year anniversary of the partial release of the Senate "torture report," a human rights group told the government and its foreign a...

Jailed Former CIA Officer Thinks Interrogators Should Be Prosecuted

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 12.15.2014 | Politics

John Kiriakou, the only CIA officer connected with the agency's torture program who served jail time, said Monday that the agency did not obtain usefu...

Jennifer Bendery

Despite Torture Uproar, DOJ Still Says No To Prosecutions | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 12.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Readers don't have to go far into the Senate Intelligence Committee’s torture report before their stomachs start to turn. Detainees pu...

Whistleblowers: An Interview with Daniel Ellsberg and John Dean

Ann Beeson | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ann Beeson

Daniel Ellsberg and John Dean discuss the Pentagon Papers 30 years later, Eric Holder, torture prosecutions, and whether public opinion matters.

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