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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Pamela Brown) A report from the Justice Department that there will be no prosecutions in the aftermath of the release of the Senate report on torture of detainees by the CIA under President Bush's administration discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The statement from former Vice President Dick Cheney critical of the report on torture reported. [In the past, BUSH, CIA directors George TENET, Michael HAYDEN, CHENEY - deny torture; defend interrogation techniques.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former CIA officials Glenn Carle@ & Gary Berntsen@ about the torture report. [CARLE - says the Bush administration statements are disingenuous; states in this case the CIA is taking the fall.] [BERNTSEN - says coercion works; calls it a partisan report that is a "hit job" on the CIA; outlines the cases for using torture.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Brown, Pamela

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