Full Press Conference: Release of Task Force Report on Detainee TreatmentSubmitted by emalvini on Thu, 04/18/2013 - 08:37
A nonpartisan, independent review of interrogation and detention programs in the years after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks concludes that “it is indisputable that the United States engaged in the practice of torture” and that the nation’s highest officials bore ultimate responsibility for it.
Document: Constitution Project’s Report on Detainee Treatment
The sweeping, 577-page report says that while brutality has occurred in every American war, there never before had been “the kind of considered and detailed discussions that occurred after 9/11 directly involving a president and his top advisers on the wisdom, propriety and legality of inflicting pain and torment on some detainees in our custody.” The study, by an 11-member panel convened by the Constitution Project, a legal research and advocacy group, is to be released on Tuesday morning.
Could the Boston incident be a cover up for Clinton/Bush/Obama being indicted for war crimes?