OLC Memo: Definition of Torture Under 18 U.S.C. §§ 2340–2340A

This December 30, 2004 OLC memo from Daniel Levin interprets the federal criminal prohibition against torture. This memo supersedes the August 2002 memorandum ("Standards of Conduct under 18 U.S.C. §§ 2340–2340A") in its entirety.

Doc_type: 
Legal Memo
Doc_date: 
Thursday, December 30, 2004
Doc_rel_date: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Doc_nid: 
11907
Doc_type_num: 
62