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Allegations of Drugging in US Interrogations

04/22/2008

Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) urgently called on Congress and the Department of Justice, with the involvement of the FBI, to each immediately investigate allegations by detainees that they were forcibly drugged while in US custody.

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PHR Condemns Bush's Veto of Torture Prohibition; Calls for Congress to Vote to Override

03/08/2008

Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) strongly condemns President Bush's veto of the Intelligence Authorization Bill, which extends the Army Field Manual's standards for detainee treatment and interrogation to the CIA. PHR urges Congress to override the president's veto.

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Congress Passes Measure Banning the CIA's "Enhanced" Interrogation Techniques

02/14/2008

Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) praises yesterday's historic passage by the US Senate of a bill that extends the standards of the Army Field Manual (AFM) for detainee treatment and interrogation to the CIA and all other US agencies.

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PHR Pushes Court to Hold CIA in Contempt for Failure to Disclose Torture Documents; Joins ACLU in Filing Motion

01/16/2008

PHR is a plaintiff in the American Civil Liberty Union's (ACLU) contempt motion against the CIA being heard today in Federal District Court.

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PHR Calls on Attorney General to Conduct Investigation into Destruction of CIA Tapes, Legality of 'Enhanced' Interrogation Program

12/07/2007

PHR today called on Attorney General Mukasey to open an investigation into whether the CIA's admitted destruction of video recordings, allegedly showing interrogations of suspected terrorists, violated the law.

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