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Army ‘waterboarding victim’ who spent 17 years in jail is cleared of murder

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The Guardian, 21 June 2012
Article describes very familiar interrogation methods, but here they were used by the UK in their fight against the IRA in the 1970s. After 4 decades an appeals court has now thrown out a confession obtained through ‘water boarding’ and unlawful detention; luckily for the accused his death sentence was changed to life imprisonment at the time.


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