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UN special rappoteur on torture: Bradley Manning’s treatment cruel and inhuman

Here’s the crux of this Guardian article: “Juan Mendez [the UN special rapporteur on torture] has completed a 14-month investigation into the treatment of Manning since the soldier’s arrest at a US military base in May 2010. He concludes that the US military was at least culpable of cruel and inhumane treatment in keeping Manning locked up alone for 23 hours a day over an 11-month period in conditions that he also found might have constituted torture.”

We should never condone torture, especially not in the name of justice.


 

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Bradley Manning being moved from Quantico to Fort Leavenworth

Pfc Bradley Manning, who is accused of leaking Government secrets, is being moved from the Marine Corps brig at Quantico to an Army prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, perhaps as early as Wednesday April 20th.  For details, see for instance the … Continue reading

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The shameful treatment of Bradley Manning: Is Dennis Kucinich the only person in Congress with a conscience?

Update on Bradley Manning: Follow news about him via the Evri channel: http://www.evri.com/users/evricurator/bradley-manning-faces-charges Check out the latest at http://www.bradleymanning.org/, the Bradley Manning Support Network site, or David Coombs’ site at http://www.armycourtmartialdefense.info/ For three nights now, Bradley Manning, alleged source of … Continue reading

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