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Jeffrey Skilling’s Lawyer Appeal To Overturn His Conviction In Supreme Court

March 4th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Mar 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The United States Supreme Court heard an appeal on Monday from the attorneys of Jeffrey Skilling to overturn the 2006 conviction of the former chief ... Read more...

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CIA interrogation methods are almost illegal, says lawyer

April 17th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 17 (ANI): Most of the interrogative techniques that the Central Intelligence Agency has been approved to use, are considered to be torture under federal law or international treaties, according to ... Read more...

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Obama invoking ’state secrets’ privilege just as Bush did

April 14th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): President Barack Obama's most liberal supporters are dismayed and disgusted because his administration is invoking the "state secrets" privilege just as former President George W. Bush did ... Read more...

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