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Dumping a judge-led inquiry into rendition is a cop-out by government | Richard Norton Taylor

PUBLISHED December 18, 2013

On Thursday Kenneth Clarke, the former justice secretary, is due to tell the Commons that the task of investigating Britain's complicity in the rendition ? ie abduction ? and torture of terror suspects will be dumped into the hands of the parliamentary intelligence and security committee, the body of hand-picked MPs and peers that has shown itself to be so woefully incapable or unwilling to investigate this shameful scandal in the past.

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