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Sweet home, Chicago is resisting transparency. Our move.

‘Gestapo’ tactics at US police ‘black site’ ring alarm from Chicago to Washington | US news | The Guardian Politicians and civil-rights groups across the US expressed shock upon hearing descriptions of off-the-books interrogation at Homan Square, the Chicago warehouse … Continue reading

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Sweet home, Chicago. So not.

The disappeared: Chicago police detain Americans at abuse-laden ‘black site’ | US news | The Guardian Alleged police practices at Homan Square, according to those familiar with the facility who spoke out to the Guardian after its investigation into Chicago … Continue reading

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Reprieve: UK to man-up over role in renditions … finally.

       Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8161 For immediate release: Tues Nov 11, 2014 UK Govt admits defeat over claim renditions court case will damage UK-US relations The British Government admitted defeat in court today over its claims that … Continue reading

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Reprieve: UK’s Hammond believes US re GITMO; doesn’t want proof

    Reprieve +44 (0) 7739 188 097 For immediate release: Sun Oct 19, 2014 Foreign Secretary ignores concerns over Guantanamo Brit abuse Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has dismissed concerns over the abuse of British cleared detainee Shaker Aamer, in a … Continue reading

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GITMO: “enhanced” force feeding = #torture

Reprieve US + 1 (917) 855 8064 For Immediate Release: Tues March 11, 2014 Guantánamo prisoner launches historic legal challenge to force-feeding abuse A gravely ill Yemeni man will today become the first Guantánamo Bay prisoner to have his claims of … Continue reading

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