Interrogation Practices

Illinois Torture Inquiry and Relief Commission, Better as a Truth Commission?

Last week, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed legislation creating the Illinois Torture Inquiry and Relief Commission, Public Act 096-0223.  The creation of this commission, sponsored by Illinois State Senator Kwame Raoul, came about as a direct response to the twenty-year period of police torture of African American men under Commander Jon Burge. Any attempt to Read more about Illinois Torture Inquiry and Relief Commission, Better as a Truth Commission?[…]