Monday, February 23, 2009

Yoo's Memos Give Retroactive Cover

By Jason Leopold
February 23, 2009

A Justice Department inquiry has found that the Bush administration’s legal opinions justifying the torture of “war on terror” detainees were hastily drafted after one prisoner was already subjected to waterboarding, a practice that creates the sensation of drowning, according to several sources familiar with the still-classified report.

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