A large duck (burger_eater) wrote,
A large duck
burger_eater

I'm sure most of you read Making Light

But here's something that needs to be shared, and I'd like to do my small part in that:

Threatening a suspect's family with torture and rape to make him confess will get you bad information and will cost you your humanity.

Higazy then realized he had a choice: he could continue denying the radio was his and his family suffers ungodly torture in Egypt or he confesses and his family is spared. Of course, by confessing, Higazy's life is worth garbage at that point, but ... well, that's why coerced confessions are outlawed in the United States.
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