US defends its harsh treatment of an American citizen

Quicklink submitted By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Sheila Samples     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; , Add Tags

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Become a Fan
  (42 fans)
Mental-health experts who have examined Padilla say the experience has left him with severe mental disabilities, including post-traumatic stress disorder.
Government lawyers made no reference to Padilla's diagnosed psychological problems. They told the court that such a lawsuit would interfere with military decisionmaking, aid the enemy, and make the US more vulnerable to terrorist attacks.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.csmonitor.com

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -