The Outer Limits of Abu Ghraib


Via Sploid comes revelations the abuses at Abu Ghraib were sanctioned by Lt. Gen Ricardo Sanchez:

New Army documents released by the American Civil Liberties Union today reveal that Lieutenant General Ricardo Sanchez ordered interrogators to "go to the outer limits" to get information from detainees. The documents also show that senior government officials were aware of abuse in Iraq and Afghanistan before the Abu Ghraib scandal broke.

More from The Raw Story here.

Reason on Abu Ghraib here, here, and here for starters.