Holder to Appoint Prosecutor to Investigate CIA Terror Interrogations


Posted by GeoT
By Carrie Johnson
Washington Post Staff Writer
Monday, August 24, 2009; 2:23 PM

Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. has decided to appoint a prosecutor to examine nearly a dozen cases in which CIA interrogators and contractors may have violated anti-torture laws and other statutes when they allegedly threatened terrorism suspects, according to two sources familiar with the move.

Holder is poised to name John Durham, a career Justice Department prosecutor from Connecticut, to lead the inquiry

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One response to “Holder to Appoint Prosecutor to Investigate CIA Terror Interrogations

  1. audiegrl

    Holder seems like a pretty straight shooter, so this should be good.

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