Torture Enthusiasts Sweating

Let’s get the facts on who did what before we decide who will be held accountable. This isn’t the first time that a country has been held accountable for war crimes. There are precedents and I suggest we use them.

Enjoy.

GOPers, Worried About Torture Prosecutions, Delay Holder Vote

Republicans on the Senate Judiciary committee are delaying for up to a week a vote on Eric Holder’s nomination to be Attorney General, with some saying they want more time to consider his record on torture.

John Cornyn, Republican of Texas, told Politico:

Part of my concern relates to his statements at the hearing with regard to torture and what his intentions are toward our intelligence personnel who were operating in good faith based on their understanding of what the law was.

Holder declared last week at the hearing that “water-boarding is torture.”

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