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An up-to-date list of major press coverage of CCR's work, "CCR in the News" provides summaries of each article's content, the publication and publication date, as well as a scanned version of the original article. The scanned articles can be viewed or downloaded as pdf files.

Currently "CCR in the News" covers the last two years of our major press coverage.

  1. Official Attacks Top Law Firms Over Detainees

    The New York Times10/12/2007 - 15:41

    Senior Pentagon official in charge of military detainees suspected of terrorism attacks law firms over defending detainees.

  2. Libyan Detainee, Fearing Torture, Fights Transfer Home

    The Washington Post10/12/2007 - 15:39

    Libyan Guantanamo detainee cleared for release or transfer, fears he will be tortured if U.S. officials transfer him to Libya.

  3. From Gitmo Cell to 'Freedom' in Albania

    The Christian Science Monitor10/12/2007 - 15:37

    One of eight Guantanamo detainees granted asylum by the Albanian government at the request of the U.S.

  4. Stories From the Inside

    The New York Times10/12/2007 - 15:34

    Three former Guantanamo detainees from Britain say they confessed to involvement in terrorist activity in Afghanistan after being subjected to months of physical and mental abuse.

  5. Groups Gird for Long Legal Fight on New Bush Anti-Terror Powers

    The New York Times10/12/2007 - 15:33

    Lawyers and civil liberties groups say the legal battle against Bush's expansion of government's powers could last many years and redefine the powers of the executive branch.

  6. U.S. to Allow Key Detainees to Request Lawyers

    The Washington Post10/12/2007 - 15:31

    14 terrorism suspects who were transferred to Guantanamo from secret CIA prisons have been formally offered the right to request lawyers.

  7. Terrorism Suspect Alleges 'Mental Torture'

    The Washington Post10/12/2007 - 15:29

    Majid Khan tells a military tribunal he was mentally tortured at Guantanamo and twice attempted suicide.

  8. Father: Son Was Tortured in Pakistan

    The Miami Herald10/12/2007 - 15:27

    The father of a Guantanamo Bay detainee says his son and young children were abused in a Pakistani prison by U.S. or proxy interrogators.

  9. C.I.A. Wants Detainee Interrogation Methods Kept Secret

    The New York Times10/12/2007 - 15:25

    Lawyers contend that the government's insistence to tighten access to detainees is an effort to keep interrogation methods secret.

  10. Rumsfeld Supports Detaining Inmate with U.S. Citizenship

    The New York Times10/12/2007 - 15:22

    Rumsfeld justifies the detention of an American-born prisoner captured in Afghanistan.