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The lawyer representing Saddam Hussein claims the former Iraqi dictator has been mistreated in US custody.
lawyer Muhammed al Rushadan, who has been retained by Saddam's family, said his client had wounds on his body.
"There are fresh wounds on his body," he said, citing a Red Cross document he claims to have.
Al Rushadan also released comments from Saddam that were taken from a letter to his family.
In the note, Saddam asked his family to "say hello to everyone".
The deposed Iraqi leader wrote in the heavily censored letter, "my spirit and my morale, they are high, thanks to greatness of God".
poor abused Saddam.