Michael J. Glennon


Michael J. Glennon is professor of international law at Tufts University’s Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. This essay is adapted from his book National Security and Double Government (Oxford University Press, 2014) and a January 2014 article of the same title in the Harvard National Security Journal.

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Torturing the Rule of Law

When elements of the national-security apparatus deceive Congress or the courts, they undermine the very institutions that they protect. The CIA’s attempt to hide its history of torture from congressional oversight is Exhibit A.