Slate on the torture memos.

Slate on the torture memos.

Slate on the torture memos.

The law, lawyers, and the court.
April 23 2009 7:07 AM

Slate on the Torture Investigation

Inside the military's interrogation training, why it's time to sympathize with Dick Cheney, and other highlights.

"One More Time, Please: The president is having trouble straightening out his position on torture," by John Dickerson. Posted April 23, 2009.

" I Feel for Cheney," by Emily Bazelon. Posted April 22, 2009.

" Harm School: Rape, S&M, and the Bush torture program," by William Saletan. Posted April 22, 2009.

" Water-Bored: Al-Qaida's plot to bomb the Library Tower was not worth torturing anyone over," by Timothy Noah. Posted April 21, 2009.


" Maybe the Torture Memo Authors Shouldn't Go to Europe Right Now," by E.J. Graff. Posted April 21, 2009.

" Torture and Competence," by Kerry Howley. Posted April 21, 2009.

" Obama: Holder's Call," by Emily Bazelon. Posted April 21, 2009.

" The Torture Defenders," by Dahlia Lithwick. Posted April 20, 2009.


" The End of the Necessity Defense," by Emily Bazelon. Posted April 20, 2009.

" Yes, We Tortured. Who Is Responsible?" by E.J. Graff. Posted April 17, 2009.

" Over It: America's quick recovery from its torture program suggests it wasn't a torture program in the first place," by Dahlia Lithwick. Posted April 17, 2009.

" We Tortured. We Pretended Otherwise," by Emily Bazelon. Posted April 16, 2009.


" Spain's Most Wanted: Gonzales in the Dock: What the Spanish prosecutions of Bush administration lawyers really means," by Julian David Mortenson. Posted April 6, 2009.

" Ice Water and Sweatboxes: The long and sadistic history behind the CIA's torture techniques," by Darius Rejali. Posted March 17, 2009.

" A 'Beacon Light' Into Black Sites: Our answer to secret torture prisons ought to be the rule of law," by Anne Applebaum. Posted March 16, 2009.

" Obama, Bush Secret-Keeper: What's the president's rationale for keeping so many legal skeletons in the closet?" by Dahlia Lithwick. Posted, March 6, 2009.

" See No Evil: Why is the Obama administration clinging to an indefensible state-secrets doctrine?" by Dahlia Lithwick. Posted Feb. 10, 2009.

" Cancel Water-Boarding 101: The military should close its torture school. I know because I graduated from it," by David J. Morris. Posted Jan. 29, 2009.