Monday, September 18, 2006

Who knew that being stripped naked was humiliating?

Josh Marshall: Only the weak, scared, and evil torture.

Update: Dan Froomkin describes Friday's press conference and Bush's explanations as to why he wants to 'clarify' the Geneva Convention's definition of torture and what questions were NOT asked.

Update: Okaying Bush's torture modification will put Congress in trouble. "Jordan Paust, Professor of Law at the University of Houston warns Congress that to write legislation that tampers with due process rights of prisoners would subject members of Congress itself to a violation of the Hague Convention, which is itself a war crime."

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