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August 30, 2007
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Today's New York Times editorial page reacts to the accountability gap remaining after the verdict this week in the last of the Abu Ghraib trials:The need to be honest about Abu Ghraib and correct...
August 29, 2007
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In today’s Village Voice, Nat Hentoff suggest sending Leave No Marks, the joint Human Rights first and Physicians for Human Rights Report that shows how the Bush Administrations so-called “enhanced”...
August 29, 2007
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Yesterday’s verdict in the trial of Lt. Col. Steven L. Jordan means that no one in the Army’s upper ranks will be imprisoned for the torture of prisoners at Abu Ghraib in 2003. As HRF’s Hina Shamsi...
August 28, 2007
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Mark Benjamin at Salon wants to know. HRF's Hina Shamsi tells Benjamin: "If Mr. Chertoff is nominated, the Senate needs to ask him some very tough questions about what he knew about the abuses at...
August 28, 2007
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While the scandal immediately preceding the departure of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales from the Justice Department centered on the firing of U.S. Attorneys, today’s papers spell out the misguided...
August 27, 2007
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This weekend the Boston Globe reported on a meeting last month between the military’s top lawyers and several Republican Senators in which the JAGs told the Senators that President Bush’s July 20...
August 27, 2007
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Alberto Gonzales is out as Attorney General. Human Rights First opposed his confirmation. Here’s a video explaining why.
August 27, 2007
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WASHINGTON – Human rights First is part of an unusual coalition of public interest and religious groups with widely-ranging ideological views that has filed a joint friend-of-the-court brief in the...
August 23, 2007
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In today’s Washington Post, Dana Milbank illustrates how the trial of Army Lt. Col. Steven Jordan currently taking place at Fort Meade isn’t shedding any more light on the policies, circumstances, or...
August 21, 2007
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Does the new resolution passed by the American Psychological Association on the interrogation of detainees contain a loophole allowing psychologist to continue to participate in brutal CIA...

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