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Clinton rips use of torture, says 'black lives matter'

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday she's proud to have been part of an administration that "banned illegal renditions and brutal interrogations" and said the U.S. should never be involved in torture anywhere in the world.

Man who waterboarded 9/11 mastermind slams CIA report on torture

The man who waterboarded Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the so-called mastermind of the Sept. 11 terror attacks, told Megyn Kelly on Tuesday that the CIA's program of using enhanced interrogation techniques did not amount to torture, despite recent accusations in a Senate-issued report.

New push to free Army lieutenant convicted of Afghans' murder

A former Army Lieutenant sentenced to 20 years in prison last year is seeking clemency after new evidence in his case has surfaced.

Lt. Clint Lorance was convicted for a 2012 incident in Afghanistan in which they alleged that he murdered two Afghan nationals in the warzone, but supporters say that he was wrongly charged and are seeking justice from the soldier, who they say was simply protecting his platoon.

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