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December 11, 2007
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From last night's ABC interview with a former CIA officer on the torture of an al-Qaeda suspect in U.S. custody.BRIAN ROSS: And did you know the CIA officers feel without a doubt you had the legal...
December 11, 2007
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STATEMENT BY LIEUTENANT GENERAL HARRY E. SOYSTER, USA (Ret.), FORMER DIRECTOR OF THE DEFENSE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY (DIA), 1988-91 "Experienced military and intelligence professionals know that torture...
December 10, 2007
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Here's today's Washington Post editorial on the importance of the issue of ending torture in the presidential campaign. It's worth reading in full. For more information on the Iowa meeting with...
December 07, 2007
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It's been an encouraging couple of weeks in our efforts to put ending torture front and center in the presidential election.This past weekend, Human Rights First hosted a meeting in Des Moines, Iowa...
December 07, 2007
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Military Commission Trial ObservationHuman Rights First, at the invitation of the Department of Defense, is an official observer at the military commissions held at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo...
December 06, 2007
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Just out from the New York Times:The Central Intelligence Agency in 2005 destroyed at least two videotapes documenting the interrogation of two Al Qaeda operatives in the agency’s custody, a step it...
December 06, 2007
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Here's Sahr MuhammedAlly's report from Guantanamo where she is observing the Hamdan proceedings.Access to KSM Denied for Hamdan Military Commission Hearing, but Defense Allowed to Call Some...
December 06, 2007
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Military Commission Trial ObservationHuman Rights First, at the invitation of the Department of Defense, is an official observer at the military commissions held at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo...
December 06, 2007
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The AP reports that Congress has decided to take on the Bush Administration's authorization of CIA interrogation techniques that go beyond what the military has authorized. If this bill passes,...
December 06, 2007
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Military Commission Trial ObservationHuman Rights First, at the invitation of the Department of Defense, is an official observer at the military commissions held at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo...

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