“I think the blowback against me, especially the ad hominem attacks, was unfair. And I think that these ad hominem attacks calling the Department of Justice, where I proudly served, the Department of Jihad are disgusting," - Charles “Cully” Stimson, former head of detainee policy at the Pentagon who was forced out in 2007 after saying that he was shocked that major law firms were representing Gitmo detainees pro bono.

Isikoff calls Stimson the "most surprising signer" of the Wittes letter.

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