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CIA Cable re: Eyes Only - Legal Background on the Use of Enhanced Interrogation Techniques

Dec. 1, 2002 | ACLU-RDI 6706
This cable describes the enhanced interrogation techniques that interrogation teams can employ, pending approval and sets forth federal law which limits the use of these techniques by U.S. government personnel and requires that interrogation techniques "will not engender lasting and severe mental or physical harm to the detainee".