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Abu Ghraib Torture Case Against Private Military Contractor Back in Court


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Abu Ghraib Torture Case Against Private Military Contractor Back in Court

Alexandria, VA - Today, four Iraqi men who were tortured at the infamous Abu Ghraib prison will urge a federal district court to reject attempts by private military contractor CACI Premier Technology, Inc. (CACI) to have their lawsuit for the contractor’s role in the torture dismissed. Center for Constitutional Rights Legal Director Baher Azmy will argue the case on the men’s behalf. The men were subjected to electric shocks, sexual violence, forced nudity, broken bones, and deprivation of oxygen, food, and water. U.S. military investigators found that several CACI interrogators had conspired with U.S.

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