Originally Posted by Bronco_Beerslug
Link, or are you talking out your arse again?
He's right on this one. It's all about how the SOP is written.
Originally Posted by alkemical
The loopholes in President Obamaís executive order on torture may permit cruel abuses of prisoners to continue, using a legal parlor trick. Labeling detainees the product of counterterrorism operations rather than of armed conflict, or holding detainees in detention facilities operated by entities other than the CIA, may allow government agents and private contractors conforming to the letter of the presidentís order to continue practices most would consider torture. The president should close these loopholes or explain to Americans why he wonít.
add in the crack down on whistlebowers - and well...yeah.