Tuesday, November 9, 2010

No charges to be filed in destruction of CIA tapes

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David Edwards
Raw Story

There will be no criminal charges over the destruction of CIA tapes showing interrogation of terrorism detainees, according to a new report.

Federal prosecutors have determined that there is not enough evidence to bring charges, two sources have told NPR.

The statue of limitations expired Monday so no future prosecutions will be possible.

A few of the tapes allegedly contained evidence showing the interrogation of two detainees, Abu Zubaydah and Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri. Intelligence officials told NBC News that one of the tapes showed Zubaydah being waterboarded. Other tapes contained innocuous images of other detainees.
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1 comment:

King of the Paupers said...

"Federal prosecutors have determined that there is not enough evidence to bring charges...
Jct: Not enough evidence was left undestroyed for them to be charged with destroying the evidence! Har har har. Justice in Wonderland. Is it any wonder Gulag Amerika is turning the world's stomach?

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