The man who said he couldn't be sure if waterboarding was torture back in 2007 is now calling solitary confinement and questioning someone thirteen times "close to torturing someone."
Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani accuses Mueller's team of torturing Paul Manafort to get information from him.
Some progress toward humanity there.
“In many respects, I think it’s broken,” Kennedy said of the corrections system.
Herman Wallace of the "Angola 3", has died at 71 just days after a judge ordered him released and ordered a new trial. Wallace had spent 41 years in solitary confinement at the Lousiana State Penitentiary at Angola. He died on Friday from terminal liver cancer.
State officials had been threatened with contempt if they did not release Wallace immediately.
Bradley Manning, the 25-year-old private convicted of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks, has been sentenced to 35 years in prison, a military judge ruled today.
In New York, inmates diagnosed with “serious” disorders should be protected from solitary confinement. But since that policy began, the number of inmates diagnosed with such disorders has dropped.
On Sunday, dozens of supporters gathered for an event to raise awareness about the crisis for WhistleBlowers in America and to raise money for Bradley Manning's Defense Fund.
After the past weekend in Chicago at the NATO summit where nearly 100 protesters were arrested, Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! speaks to National Lawyers Guild attorney Sarah Gelsomino who is representing on of the five activists charged with
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