The “legal principles” authorizing torture evolved in some interesting ways over time.
|By: emptywheel Saturday June 13, 2009 11:41 am|
It appears Steven Bradbury wrote three memos in May 2005 to hide the authorization for waterboarding an unnamed detainee.
|By: emptywheel Friday June 12, 2009 5:24 pm|
There’s an April 22, 2005 fax that Steven Bradbury relied on for his May 10, 2005 “Combined” memo that totally dismantles the premise of the May 10, 2005 “Techniques” memo.
|By: emptywheel Saturday June 6, 2009 1:02 pm|
The NYT got a handful of emails that made it clear that Jim Comey had attempted to dissuade the Bush Administration from torture. But instead, it reported that he had approved of torture. Here’s the other stuff the NYT doesn’t seem fit to tell you about Comey’s emails.