Jon Queally, staff writer
A federal judge on Thursday rejected the petition of a Guantanamo detainee who had requested to be freed after spending nearly a decade and a half in the U.S. offshore prison without trial. As the Associated Press reports : Muktar Yahya Najee al-Warafi has said his detention was illegal in light of President Barack Obama's statements that active...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Amid ongoing revelations that the American Psychological Association (APA)...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Fed up with government delay, Judge Gladys Kessler vows to "move as fast as we can" to release torture tapes. (Image via Reprieve)
A federal judge on Thursday lambasted the Obama administration for...


Because no one has yet been held accountable for U.S. torture practices widely deemed "sadistic and terrifying," two open-government and FOIA activists are suing the CIA for its continued secrecy about its alleged secret surveillance of Senate lawmakers secretly investigating secret Bush-era torture. Welcome to the most transparent - and Kafkaesque - administration in history.