Executive summary and conclusions of SSCI torture report to be released next Monday [UPDATED — or Tuesday]

So says Jason Leopold, relating what a DOJ lawyer has told him in connection with his FOIA lawsuit.  [UPDATE:  I’m now hearing from several sources that the release — together with a CIA rebuttal — might not be until Tuesday.]

According to Josh Rogin and Eli Lake, two of the final points of contention were whether the documents will identify countries that cooperated with the CIA detention program (it won’t name them), and whether the documents will use pseudonyms for various CIA personnel involved in the operations (apparently not). 

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Marty Lederman

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