Canada should investigate Dick Cheney for war crimes

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Toronto Star

by CCR Senior Staff Attorney Katherine Gallagher and Matt Eisenbrandt, Legal Director of the Canadian Center for International Justice

"On Halloween this year, Toronto will host the man who operated from the “dark side” of U.S. policy. As vice-president of the United States, Dick Cheney was a key architect of a post-9/11 response that featured waterboarding and other acts of torture, a global secret detention program where people were held for years without charge, and “extraordinary rendition,” by which innocent men such as Maher Arar were sent to countries like Syria to be tortured. His legacy of “endless war” continues today. ..."

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