by Patrick Appel
Via Marcy Wheeler, I see that the ACLU has more documents from yesterday's dump. Several of these are as recent as 2007. I've not had a chance to completely read them, but the report titled "2007 OLC opinion on Interrogation Techniques" (pdf) from July 20, 2007 by Steven Bradbury is a full-fledged defense of six CIA interrogation techniques. Interrogators seem to have had an affinity for sleep deprivation:
That's an incredible understanding of executive power, even for Bush. E-mail me at email@example.com if you find anything else of interest in this memo or any of the other documents.