APA Releases Report Critical of Ethics Guidelines That Facilitated CIA Enhanced Interrogation

By Yishai Schwartz
Friday, July 10, 2015, 5:04 PM

A little over a week ago, the law firm Sidley Austin LLP submitted its "Independent Review Relating to APA Ethics Guidelines, National Security Interrogations, and Torture" to the APA Board of Directors. Today, the report was released to the public along with a story in the New York Times summarizing its contents. The APA commissioned the report after a heated debate within the organization about whether ethics guidelines developed in 2005 were designed to facilitate toture by the CIA.

You can read the full report here.