Author: Sean Paul Kelley

About Sean Paul Kelley

Traveler of the (real) Silk Road, scholar and historian, photographer and writer - founder of The Agonist.

Bush Didn't Order Any Breach of Torture Laws, Ashcroft Says

Bush Didn’t Order Any Breach of Torture Laws, Ashcroft Says

WASHINGTON, June 8 — Attorney General John Ashcroft, whose subordinates have written confidential legal memorandums seemingly approving of torture, told a Senate committee today that President Bush had “made no order that would require or direct the violation” of either the international treaties or domestic laws prohibiting torture.
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