Former detainees sue for torture using music

By David Edwards
Friday, December 19, 2008 8:54 EDT
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A handful of musicians and former detainees are fighting back against the military for using music as a form of torture. They are alleging U.S. officials used audio clips of heavy metal, rock, clap, even children’s tunes to torture inmates inside thes detention facility. Some of the former detainees are seeking damages.

This video is from CNN’s American Morning, broadcast Dec. 19, 2008.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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