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Waterboarding memo lawyers will not be disciplined - TriWooOx - 02-21-2010 11:27 AM
Quote:The decision brings to a close a bitterly-debated chapter in the debate about how the Bush administration fought the war on terror in the wake of the Sept 11 attacks on New York and Washington.
RE: Waterboarding memo lawyers will not be disciplined - Melchor - 02-22-2010 03:55 AM
Quote:Mr Yoo drew up the initial memo authorising [violations of several international treaties and conventions and customary international law] in August 2002 in the febrile atmosphere shortly after the capture of Abu Zubaydah, a top al Qaeda operative. Mr Bybee then signed off on the advice for the White House.
Edited to remove the spin.