January 15, 2009
Holder Tells Senators Waterboarding Is Torture
from today's New York Times
Addressing the subject of torture at the military prison in GuantÃ¡namo Bay, Cuba, Mr. Holder told Senator Patrick J. Leahy of Vermont, the committee chairman, â€œWaterboarding is torture.â€? It was so defined under the Spanish Inquisition and when used by the Japanese in World War II, he said, and it remains so today.
Posted by s-gang at January 15, 2009 3:50 PM | News Blast