On the contrary – The OPR report is only the beginning of a long fight.
|By: daphneeviatarhumanrights1st Monday February 22, 2010 9:59 am|
|By: daphneeviatarhumanrights1st Thursday February 18, 2010 2:25 pm|
Dick Cheney may like to call those interrogations “enhanced,” but in everyday parlance they’re what the DOJ is implicitly acknowledging: torture.
|By: Jim White Wednesday February 10, 2010 6:14 am|
British Foreign Secretary David Miliband lost his final appeal today and was forced to publish seven paragraphs previously redacted from a British High Court opinion on the treatment of Binyam Mohamed. The opinion found US behavior to be “at the very least cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment”, echoing the language of the UN Convention Against Torture.
|By: youmayberight Thursday January 7, 2010 7:32 pm|
The statute of limitations for conspiracy to torture re the Jan. 9, 2002 Yoo-Delahunty memo, which said the Geneva Conventions do not apply, will soon expire. The clock is ticking.
|By: youmayberight Friday December 11, 2009 10:54 am|
The eight-year federal statute of limitations on the Federal Torture Statute will begin to expire in 2010 for torture and conspiracy to torture crimes committed in 2002.
|By: wesgpc Sunday May 17, 2009 10:53 pm|
The U.S. is obligated by treaty to investigate torture thoroughly. The U.S. takes these treaty obligations seriously when other countries are concerned. The majority of the U.S. public wants investigations. Case closed.
|By: Zongo Wednesday May 6, 2009 6:10 am|
Mr. Bolton writes an opinion piece in the Washington Post deriding the Obama administration and Spanish authorities for investigating war crimes, without a single mention of the treaty that requires those actions.