Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A federal appeals court on Friday rejected a lawsuit that called for the full release of the U.S. Senate's report on the CIA's post-September 11 abuse and torture of detainees. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit said the report isn't subject to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests—ruling against the ACLU, which filed the lawsuit...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
U.S. President Barack Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Vice President Joe Biden, and others watch the "situation on ground in Abbottabad live in Situation Room." (Photo: CIA/Twitter)
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) was pilloried on Sunday for its decision...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In a landmark victory for torture victims, U.S. District Court Judge Justin...


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.