September 26, 2012
by Caleb Pittman
JURIST Guest Columnist Tung Yin of the Lewis & Clark Law School argues that Attorney General Eric Holder should have given some explanation for his decision to refrain from prosecuting any suspects after spending years investigating the Central Intelligence Agency's abuse of interrogation ...[read more]
June 15, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
The US Department of Justice (DOJ) on Tuesday initiated a grand jury investigation into the torture and death of a detainee at Abu Ghraib prison in Baghdad. Manadel Al-Jamadi was captured by US Navy SEALs on November 4, 2003 and held in Abu Ghraib prison as a "ghost detainee," or unregistered ...[read more]
November 13, 2005
by Lisl Brunner
CIA interrogators tried to cover up the death of a man who died while being questioned at Abu Ghraib prison, according to a TIME magazine report published Sunday. The death of Manadel al-Jamadi was ruled a homicide in a US Department of Defense official autopsy obtained by TIME, citing cause of ...[read more]
March 21, 2005
by D. Wes Rist
An unnamed lieutenant in the US Navy special forces SEALs begins his court-martial Monday on charges of assault, dereliction of duty and conduct unbecoming an officer stemming from the treatment of Iraqi prisoner Manadel al-Jamadi, whose dead ice-packed body appeared in a number of Abu Ghraib ...[read more]
February 17, 2005
by Bernard Hibbitts
The Iraqi prisoner who died while in US custody at Baghdad's Abu Ghraib prison and whose corpse was shown in photographs that emerged from the abuse scandal died in a position known as Palestinian hanging while under CIA interrogation, according to unspecified documents reviewed by t... ...[read more]
January 13, 2005
by Amit Patel
A five-day military court hearing for an unidentified Navy SEAL lieutenant accused of abusing an Iraqi prisoner at Abu Ghraib prison has concluded. Prosecutors said actions by the lieutenant were unacceptable by any standard, while the officer's lawyer argued nothing he did warrante... ...[read more]
January 4, 2005
by Kate Heneroty
A military hearing begins Tuesday at the San Diego Naval Base for a US Navy SEAL accused of punching an Iraqi prisoner and allowing personnel under his command to abuse the prisoner. Manadel al-Jamadi, a suspect in a Red Cross facility bombing, died in Abu Ghraib a short time after being captured ...[read more]
November 19, 2004
by Jen Nolan
The US Navy has announced that on Monday an unnamed SEAL lieutenant will face an Article 32 hearing, the military equivalent of a grand jury, on charges that his abuse of an Iraqi prisoner lead to the prisoner's death. The prisoner, Manadel al-Jamadi, was captured and held at Abu Ghraib prison ...[read more]

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