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Top CIA lawyers to face legal complaints over roles in interrogation program

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posted on Jun, 30 2009 @ 07:34 AM
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Top CIA lawyers to face legal complaints over roles in interrogation program


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A grassroots coalition will file complaints today with the Washington, D.C. bar against two Central Intelligence Agency lawyers for their involvement in authorizing the use of controversial interrogation techniques against detainees in US custody.

Velvet Revolution, a coalition of over 150 grassroots groups, will register complaints against CIA lawyers Jonathan M. Fredman and John A. Rizzo. Fredmen, who is currently counsel for the Office of the Director of National Intelligence
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posted on Jun, 30 2009 @ 07:34 AM
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These complaints are a good step in the direction of removing torture and detention that is widespread in Gitmo and CIA camps. But these officers may not be prosecuted, will they?

A detainee was actually 'crucified' in Iraq and if this was the US, there would have been widepread uproar over this, but since it was Iraq, people in Europe and US do not raise thier voices for this.


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posted on Jul, 1 2009 @ 02:43 AM
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