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Alberto Gonzales's nomination to succeed John Ashcroft as Attorney General put the Abu Ghraib torture scandal back on the front pages, since he was directly implicated, as White House counsel, in
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Pinochet's indictment marks a new era.
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The war-ravaged, opium-dependent country lives in fear of a new drug war.
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Is there bipartisan Congressional support for torture?
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A child therapist is jailed after the law decides he took the wrong pictures.