Torture Memo Author Renominated by Bush

Bush Renominates Author of Interrogation Memos as Assistant Attorney GeneralThe Associated PressPresident Bush renominated Steven G. Bradbury as assistant attorney general Wednesday, refusing to yield to Democrats who oppose a permanent job for the official who signed legal memos authorizing harsh interrogations for suspected terrorists. Senate Democrats complain that two secret memos from Bradbury in 2005 authorized the CIA to use head slaps, freezing temperatures and waterboarding — a practice that invokes drowning fears — when questioning terrorism detainees.

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    […] Torture Memo Author Renominated by Bush Bush Renominates Author of Interrogation Memos as Assistant Attorney GeneralThe Associated PressPresident Bush renominated Steven G. Bradbury as assistant attorney general Wednesday, refusing to yield to Democrats who oppose a permanent … […]


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