Friday, August 29, 2014
Monday, January 30, 2012 - 4:56pm
Torture and Impunity in US Courts
An important question confronting courts in the United States is whether individuals subjected to torture and other abuse in the "war on terror" can obtain a judicial remedy for their mistreatment. A recent decision by the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in Richmond, Virginia, concludes that they may not.