Torture

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Canada's government is facing challenges on two fronts from groups claiming its use of solitary confinement in prisons is unconstitutional. On Tuesday, the Canadian Civil Liberties Association (CCLA) and the Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies (CAEFS) filed a petition in the Ontario Superior Court seeking to challenge the...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
With his party back in control of Congress, the new GOP chairman of the Senate...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
John Kiriakou, the former CIA agent and whistleblower who was jailed for...

Further

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.