Torture attorney general

Office of the Attorney General - Department of Justice

Jeff Sessions was sworn in as the 84th Attorney General of the United States on February 9, 2017 by Michael R. Pence.

The Torture Report - Investigating the Bush Administration's Rendition...

...Attorney General for the OLC from July 2004 through February 2005 and who was charged with creating replacement memos that would maintain the legality of the Bush torture program.

Attorney General Considering Torture Probe - CBS News

Still, the attorney general was troubled by what he learned in reports about the treatment of prisoners at the CIA's "black sites." The probe would focus in part on whether CIA personnel tortured terrorism...

Attorney General Holder To Appoint Prosecutor To Investigate Torture

"The CIA's own inspector general documented in disturbing detail the level of the torture committed and the extent to which laws were broken. Attorney General Holder's decision not to launch a full...

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Alberto Gonzales, our attorney general... wrote a memo to the administration saying torture's okay. Альберто Гонсалес, наш генеральный прокурор, написал записку властям, в которой одобряет...

Torture allegations against Bahraini Attorney General

Despite the United Nations' expressed concerns as to his incommunicado detention and risk of torture, the Bahraini Attorney General authorized and prolonged his...

Attorney General Madigan Moving Burge Police Torture Cases To...

After five years of fighting to keep Chicago Police torture cases from being reopened, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is seeking to shift responsibility for a handful of the remaining cases to the...

Former Bush Attorney General: Torture Report Shows CIA Went...

Former Bush Attorney General and White House counsel Alberto Gonzales said CIA interrogators went beyond the Justice Department's guidance in their treatment of detainees.

A Roadmap to Justice for CIA Torture - HRW

The Attorney General, with the support of the president, should appoint a special prosecutor to conduct a thorough, independent, and credible criminal investigation into the CIA torture that...

How Far We've Fallen: Attorney General Eric Holder... - Techdirt

I always took it for granted that no U.S. attorney general would knowingly allow a criminal suspect in U.S. custody to be the victim of torture, raped, branded, or a host of other forms of brutality.

The New US Attorney General's American Torture Story. Chapter 1.

*** As the new attorney general, [Loretta] Lynch faces countless issues she must tackle during her time in office, but ignoring CIA torture is untenable.

At Senate Hearing, Attorney General Michael... - Democracy Now!

AMY GOODMAN: Attorney General Michael Mukasey has refused again to say whether waterboarding is torture or illegal.

Press Attorney General Eric Holder to Bring Torture... - Alternet

In spite of President Barack Obama's insistence that the United States "move forward and not backward" on the issue of Bush-era torture policies, Attorney General Eric Holder has recently...

Attorney-General George Brandis rules torture out as a possible...

The Federal Government has outlawed torture as a possibly interrogation technique against terrorism suspects. Attorney-General George Brandis says ASIO does not engage in the practice.

Snowden: US attorney general promises not to torture... / Boing Boing

And the United States responded with a letter from the attorney general saying they promise they would not torture me.

The next attorney-general opposes immigration and has defended...

THE nomination of Jeff Sessions as attorney-general is a reminder that words spoken on the campaign trail have meaning, that politics is not show business...

8 CFR 208.18 - Implementation of the Convention Against Torture.

(1) The Secretary of State may forward to the Attorney General assurances that the Secretary has obtained from the government of a specific country that an alien would not be tortured there if the...

Commentary: Behind the 'torture memos' As attorney general...

Yoo was deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Counsel of the Justice Department from

Torture - RationalWiki

When then-Attorney General John Ashcroft was in the hospital (and under sedation), his deputy found that many of the programs of the Bush administration (possibly including torture) were illegal.

CIA Torture Report Fast Facts - CNN

August 2002 - Assistant Attorney General Jay Bybee writes a memo stating that interrogation tactics such as waterboarding, sleep deprivation and slapping do not violate laws against torture when there...

Torture Apologist Nominated as Attorney General?

The U.S. Attorney General nominee, Alberto Gonzales, working as a senior White House lawyer said in January

Former Bush Attorney General Alberto Gonzales Confronted On...

The 37-page memo, written by Assistant Attorney General Jay S. Bybee, is addressed to White House Counsel Alberto R. Gonzales and General Counsel at the Pentagon William J. Haynes II.

The Mumphrey Papers: Apologist of Torture for U.S. Attorney General?

I'd like to believe that nominating an apologist for torture to be Attorney General of the United States would be the thing we need to tip the scale.

Torture and Accountability - The Nation

Although the terrible revelations of torture at Abu Ghraib hit the front pages in April 2004, no senior officials

Eligibility for Withholding of Removal and Deferral of... - myattorneyusa

Convention Against Torture Protection for those Subject to Summary Removal on Security Grounds. Termination of Withholding of Removal or of Deferral of Removal by the Attorney General.

Torture Prosecution Turnaround? - The Daily Beast

Torture Prosecution Turnaround? The attorney general is leaning toward appointing a special prosecutor to investigate Bush-era torture policy, sources tell Scott Horton.

AM - Waterboarding is torture, declares Obama's Attorney General

Barack Obamas pick for US Attorney General Eric Holder has declared that the interrogation technique known as waterboarding is torture Mr Holder has also said the detention camp for terrorism...

Today In Torture

Attorney General Eric Holder will appoint a prosecutor to determine whether there is enough evidence to prosecute CIA interrogators who tortured and murdered detainees.

Attorney General Frank Kargbo addresses UN Human Rights Council...

OPENING STATEMENT by Hon Franklyn Bai Kargbo, Attorney General and Minister of Justice of the Republic of Sierra Leone to the United Nations Human Rights Council Committee on Torture, Geneva...

Condoning Torture? - Right Web

Senate Democrats plan to closely question Michael Mukasey, the nominee for the next U.S. attorney general, about his views on torture...

The Torture Myth (

Just for a moment, let's pretend that there is no moral, legal or constitutional problem with torture.

Torture and Liberty - Attorney General

torture has been confirmed by FBI. White House and specify the precise. agents, former U.S. military inter-. rogators, a Department of Defense. Attorney General.


back home to them was never a certainty; where judges were summarily dismissed without regard to the law; where in 22 years we have had 11 Chief Justices and 17 Attorneys General; where torture...

Chapter 1

The exact coverage of the international torture prohibition (UN Convention Against Torture) is far from clear.


1 Committee against Torture, General Comment No. 2: Implementation of article 2 by States parties, para.

United - committee against torture

...the revised General Guidelines of the Committee against Torture regarding the form and content of initial

The Bybee Memo

Torture is generally understood to involve "intense pain" or "excruciating pain," or put another way, "extreme anguish of body or mind."

10 CIA torture tactics revealed - Channel 4 News

- Memorandum for John Rizzo, Acting General Counsel, CIA from Jay Bybee, Assistant Attorney General, 1 Aug 2002 Read full memo.

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"Any nominee for the position of attorney general who has to defend himself from charges of supporting torture is already an unfit candidate.

It's Settled Then ??

...George W. Bush -- jointly concluded that the CIA should not be criminally investigated for torture deaths

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Delivers Remarks Announcing New...

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Announces the Formation of Operation Synthetic Opioid Surge (S.O.S.) KC Man Pleads Guilty to Kidnapping, Torture.

(10092187) Hold onto your butts, Deputy Attorney General Rod...

It's kind of how torture techniques exist to conceal that real-life is a digital simulation, where the real torture is your

Defense contractors face Iraq torture suit -

The suit alleges that four of the Iraqis were "unlawfully tortured by agents or employees" of the two