Liz Cheney's witch hunt against lawyers who represented Guantánamo detainees is a new low.
Spain is leading the charge to criminally investigate US government officials over torture.
To try alleged 9/11 perpetrators without handing Al Qaeda a propaganda victory, the trial must be fair beyond question.
The Ninth Circuit rules that John Ashcroft can be held accountable for the "paradigm of prevention" that led to unlawful detainment of a US citizen.
Momentum is growing for some form of official accountability on the Bush administration's practice of torture, surveillance and detentions without trial.
If we are to pursue our security without abandoning our ideals, laws on groups financing terror need drastic reform.
The pressure has increased dramatically for Obama to investigate former Bush administration officials for authorizing torture.
Obama vowed to reverse Bush's excesses. But his resistance to judicial oversight and constitutional restraint may render his promises unenforceable.
The president has shown a troubling unwillingness to acknowledge the wrongs the Bush administration committed.