BREAKING NEWS ~ Three Americans convicted of torturing Afghan prisoners

AP is reporting that three Americans accused of torturing prisoners in a private jail in Afghanistan have been found guilty and have been sentenced to up to 10 years in prison.

Previously in JURIST's Paper Chase...

UPDATE: BBC News now has more on Wednesday's convictions.

 

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