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Factsheet | December 31, 2011
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Updated on June 3, 2014 In the current version of the Guantanamo military commissions: Defendants in military commissions, who were tried ex-post facto for conduct such as “material support...
Factsheet | December 31, 2011
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Federal court convictions of individuals charged with terrorism offenses since 9/11: 494 Number of district courts where terrorism-related convictions have been secured: 60 Number of states...
Factsheet | December 31, 2011
Science shows torture is counterproductive.  Although pain is commonly assumed to facilitate cooperation, scientific research suggests abusive questioning – including sleep deprivation and...
Issue Brief | December 19, 2011
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Brief of Amici Curiae international human rights organizations and experts in support of plaintiffs-appellees. Download
Opinions | December 11, 2011
Op-ed by Retired Marines Generals Charles C. Krulak and Joseph P. Hoar. IN his inaugural address, President Obama called on us to “reject as false the choice between our safety and our ideals...
Opinions | December 09, 2011
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Op-ed by Brigadier General Stephen N Xenakis, USA (Ret.). In 2004, the news that Americans had committed abuse and mistreatment in Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo was shocking. Even more alarming,...
Report | December 04, 2011
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Around the world, refugees, asylum seekers, migrants, and others viewed as “foreign” have been the targets of violent attacks. Xenophobic, racist, and other forms of bias-motivated violence have a...
Opinions | November 28, 2011
Op-ed by Major General Paul D. Eaton, USA (Ret.). Recent efforts to militarize our justice system and reimpose the use of torture during interrogation are ill advised. They can only further erode...

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