A lawsuit against two psychologists who helped devise the C.I.A.’s brutal interrogation program was an unusual effort to demand accountability for tactics adopted after Sept. 11.
James Mitchell, a psychologist and former contractor for the C.I.A., is one of two defendants in the case. By SHERI FINK July 28, 2017 A federal court judge refused on Friday to drop a lawsuit against two psychologists who helped devise the C.I.A.’s...
A man who had been beaten and jailed by Venezuelan security agents fled to the United States, but was arrested when he arrived at an asylum interview in Miami.
The proposal was presented in a 2002 memo written in part by one of the psychologists who eventually helped create the C.I.A.’s “enhanced interrogation” program.