Title
The 'Torture Memos': Lessons for all of us
By
GarwinA
Description
The 'Torture Memos': Lessons for all of us Andrew Perlman /Special to The National Law Journal May 05, 2008 It is easy to believe that John Yoo wrote his widely discredited "torture memos" because he holds radical views of presidential authority or because he has some unusual moral failing. The reality, however, may be far more ordinary and disturbing: He willfully followed the lead of White House officials who were eager to find a legal justification for torture. The banality of Yoo's compliance...

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