Guantanamo

Trump Administration Deposits SSCI Report with District Court

By Quinta Jurecic
Saturday, February 11, 2017, 3:53 PM

With the end of the Obama administration and the beginning of the Trump administration, activity has picked up in Guantanamo litigation regarding the SSCI "torture report." Several weeks ago, I  that in the Nashiri habeas case in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, the Department of Justice had filed a in response to an order from Judge Royce Lamberth to deposit a copy of the report with the court. Lamberth the motion and reiterated his order to hand over the report. 

Now, it appears that DOJ has finally provided the court with a "complete and unredacted" copy of the document in question. Notice of the deposit is available and is also included below.