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    Among other things, the DTA contains provisions that (1) require Department of Defense (DoD) personnel to employ United States Army Field Manual guidelines while interrogating detainees, and (2) prohibit the cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment or punishment of persons under the detention, custody, or control of the United States Government. These provisions of the DTA, which were first introduced by Senator John McCain, have popularly been referred to as the McCain Amendment.

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      ...anyone who followed it knows that he didn't bother to include provisions regarding those in our custody who we transfer to our fellow torturing friends for torturing.

      Love loopholes, John. Love loopholes...

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