This gets it about right, I think:
Alberto Mora says it’s “politically unthinkable” to criminally prosecute the top Bush administration officials who sanctioned torture. He also says it’s “legally unthinkable” not to hold them accountable.
If Charles Graner is in jail for following orders, why is no one accountable for giving them?
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