Tag Archive: Major General Taguba

We Need a Special Counsel – Room for Debate: A Truth Commission for the Bush Era? – New York Times

A criminal investigation and prosecution of the torture conspirators is a necessity, not a choice. As Maj. Gen. Antonio M. Taguba, who investigated the Abu Ghraib scandal for the Pentagon, declared in June 2008: “There is no longer any doubt…
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International War Crimes

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On War Crimes and Torture: Should High Government Officials Be Investigated and Prosecuted? – Debate Between Michael Ratner and Stuart Taylor – Georgetown University – Speech Notes – PDF

2008 Georgetown Debate with Stuart Taylor Speech Notes Nov 20 Georgetown 08 Obama recently said he will —”make sure we don’t torture” Ran on that premise; end torture I am hopeful that will happen under his admin—lots he can do…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Civil Rights Lawyer Calls on Rumsfeld et al to Answer Charges – Daily Hampshire Gazette – by Larry Parnass – PDF

2008 Civil Rights Lawyer Calls on Rumsfeld et al to Answer Charges A constitutional lawyer known for challenging the Bush administration is litigating his newest case between the covers of a book. Michael Ratner, president of the Center for Constitutional…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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