Senate Asks C.I.A. to Share Its Report on Interrogations
By MARK MAZZETTI
The Senate Intelligence Committee has asked the C.I.A. for an internal study that lawmakers believe is broadly critical of the C.I.A.'s detention and interrogation program.
Fastweb Founder Returns to Italy for Questioning
Italian billionaire and Fastweb founder Silvio Scaglia was expected to return to Italy to face questioning by a judge and possibly be taken into custody on allegations of involvement in a tax-fraud and money-laundering scheme.
USA Today gives big play to the news from Congress but devotes its lead spot to a new poll that suggests Americans don't want the government to just focus on the economy and forget about the past. Almost two-thirds of Americans say there should be investigations into the Bush administration's warrantless wiretapping program and whether torture was used to interrogate terrorism suspects. Almost 40 percent say they'd favor criminal investigations. Americans also want the administration to investigate whether the Bush administration used the Justice Department for political purposes.
Lawmakers Urge Special Counsel Probe of Harsh Interrogation Tactics
Nearly 60 House Democrats yesterday urged the Justice Department to appoint a special counsel to examine whether top Bush administration officials may have committed crimes in authorizing the use of harsh interrogation tactics against suspected terrorists.
(By Joby Warrick, The Washington Post)Food Allergies Trigger Multibillion-Dollar Specialty Market
Kari Keaton is the sort of customer most businesses used to hate. The Rockville mother lingers at the grocery store, poring over ingredient labels. She calls food manufacturers and interrogates their customer service representatives about what sorts of foods get processed in the same facility and...
(By Annys Shin, The Washington Post)
The defendant refused to confess his guilt, despite the prosecutor's aggressive interrogatory.
|interrogatory||(noun) Formal systematic questioning.|
- 発音記号[ìntərɑ'gətɔ`ːri | -rɔ'gətəri]
1 疑問, 尋問, 質問.
2 《法律》質問書, 質問手続き.
1 to ask someone a lot of questions for a long time in order to obtain information, sometimes using threats or violence:
Thousands of dissidents have been interrogated or imprisoned in recent weeks.
2 SPECIALIZED to obtain information from a computer
noun [C or U] ━━ n. 質問; 尋問; 疑問.
One by one they were taken for interrogation.
She was subjected to torture and lengthy interrogations.
In criminal law, process of formally and systematically questioning a suspect in order to elicit incriminating responses. The process is largely outside the governance of law, though in the U.S. relatively elaborate safeguards have been placed on police interrogatory powers in order to protect the rights of the accused.
the action of interrogating or the process of being interrogated:would he keep his mouth shut under interrogation? he had conducted hundreds of criminal interrogationsinterrogator