Tag Archive: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

Why Did Cheney Confess on National Television? – TRNN Video Link

Last week, outgoing US Vice-President Dick Cheney made a series of remarkable comments in his exclusive interview with ABC. Cheney admitted to playing a role in the authorization of the use of waterboarding and other ‘aggressive interrogation techniques’, defended the…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Saving Habeas Corpus, Part 2 – A Dialogue with The Catskills’ Civil Rights Crusader, Michael Ratner – The Olive Press – by Gary Alexander – PDF

2008 Saving Habeas Corpus Part 2 A favored method of forc­ing confessions during the Span­ish Inquisition was a form of suf­focating water torture called “toca” – which is similar to the controversial practice of “waterboarding” used on detain­ees at Guantanamo…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Personal & Profiles

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Torture, Tribunals and the Death Penalty – TRNN Transcript

BRIGADIER GENERAL TW HARTMANN: Today the convening authority for military commissions received sworn charges against six individuals alleged to be responsible for the planning and execution of the attacks upon the United States of America which occurred on September 11,…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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The 9/11 Commission & Torture: How Information Gained Through Waterboarding & Harsh Interrogations Form Major Part of 9/11 Commission Report – Democracy Now Transcript

A new analysis by NBC News reveals that more than a quarter of all footnotes in the 9/11 Commission Report refer to controversial interrogation techniques. Yet, Commission staffers did not question the CIA about its techniques. They even ordered a…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Letter to Senator Hillary Clinton on Habeas Stripping Provision – PDF

2007 Letter to Senator Hillary Clinton on Habeas Stripping Provision Matt—here is a quick note on the habeas stripping provision. It has nothing to do with the military commission issue—as explained. Dear Senator Clinton: There is a provision in the…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Peter B. Collins Radio Show – Guantanamo Testimonials Project – Audio

http://humanrights.ucdavis.edu/events/ratner_collins_show%205.4.06.mp3

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Personal & Profiles

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