It’s not a surprise that the Obama Administration has been pointing to its own investigations — credible or not — to persuade the international community not to hold our torturers accountable. But it is useful to see how the diplomats and the lawyers first hatched that plan.
|By: emptywheel Thursday December 2, 2010 1:45 pm|
|By: emptywheel Saturday March 6, 2010 4:00 pm|
|By: Peterr Saturday December 5, 2009 11:00 am|
It’s been eleven months since Dawn Johnsen was nominated to serve as the Assistant Attorney General to head up the Office of Legal Counsel. Dozens of other nominees have been confirmed to major DOJ positions in those eleven months, and still she waits.