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Old 07-06-2010, 08:03 PM   #1
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Britain's dirty torture secrets to be laid bare: Huge payouts for victims

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Britain faces paying out millions to detainees who claim they were tortured with the complicity of the security services.

Compensation settlements may be made with up to a dozen former terror suspects ahead of an independent inquiry announced yesterday by David Cameron to help ‘restore Britain’s moral leadership in the world’.

The inquiry threatens grave embarrassment for security chiefs and former Labour ministers.
Read more: Cameron launches torture probe and promises compensation 'where appropriate' | Mail Online

I'm all for anything that embarasses New Labour...but more importantly, it's the right thing to do.
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Maybe Tony Blair can get G W Bush to pardon him?
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Classified documents reveal UK's role in abuse of its own citizens | Law | The Guardian

The torture files: key passages | Law | guardian.co.uk

The torture files: Downing Street's role (SM21) | Law | guardian.co.uk
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