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SPECIAL PROSECUTOR DECLINES TO FILE CRIMINAL CHARGES OVER DESTRUCTION OF CIA TORTURE TAPES


By War Criminals Watch - Posted on 30 November 2010

By Jason Leopold

From Truthout | Original Article

Nearly three years after he was appointed to investigate the destruction of at least 92 interrogation videotapes, a dozen of which showed two high-value detainees being subjected to waterboarding and various other torture techniques by CIA interrogators, Special Prosecutor John Durham has determined that he does not have enough evidence to secure an indictment against anyone responsible for the purge.

Department of Justice (DOJ) spokesman Matthew Miller said in a statement Tuesday that Durham, a US Attorney from Connecticut, has "concluded that he will not pursue criminal charges for the destruction of interrogation videotapes."

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