the latest on Lebron v. Rumsfeld

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May federal officials be sued for damages "for the torture of an American citizen on American soil"? 

Padilla torture claim reaches the Supreme Court

The outcome of the case may also affect Padilla's attempt to hold a former high-ranking Justice Department official, John Yoo, legally accountable for what happened to Padilla in captivity -- a case still awaiting a ruling in the Ninth Circuit Court (Padilla, et al., v. Yoo, Circuit docket 09-16478).

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