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Monday, February 16, 2009
Torture Memo Trouble for Bush Admin.
This article by Michael Isikoff tells of a report by Bush administration lawyers was sharply critical of John Yoo, Jay Bybee, and Stephen Bradbury of the Office of Legal Counsel for their parts in issuing the torture memos that were later retracted by Jack Goldsmith. Goldsmith wrote an excellent book on the topic, The Terror Presidency.