Problems and challenges The Convention Against Torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment (CAT), December 10, 1984 Statutes dealing with or related to torture and other cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment American responses to the Third Geneva Convention Relating to the Treatment of Prisoners of War, August 12, 1949 and to the CAT The Department of Justice memoranda relating to POWs, detainees, and to torture, 2002-2004 Department of Defense and Army investigations of violations of the laws of war in Iraq, 2003-2005, and corrective actions Civilian employees of the United States go to war The role of Congress : laws and procedures for the trial of unlawful detainees The courts become engaged in and are confronted by serious and somewhat novel problems in the context of the separation of powers principle : leading cases The decisions of military commissions, June 4, 2007, and subsequent proceedings Department of Defense procedures for investigation and release of detainees The new army field manual 2-22.3 September 6, 2006 The presidential directive of July 20, 2007 on CIA detentions and interrogations : new revelations and the continuing conflict between the White House and Congress America and the rule of law Conclusion.
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