Because you brief or notify doesnt mean theres any less responsibility of the CIA, any less responsibility of the individual who participates in this, in my opinion, she said. I mean, were all adults. We all know good from bad. And how you carry out an order is also very important.
President Barack Obama, who has banned the use of enhanced interrogation techniques, has said CIA agents who followed the Bush administrations legal advice should not be prosecuted. But the president has appeared to leave open the possibility that agents who overstepped the bounds of the legal justifications might be open to charges.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.