Professional Responsibility and Interrogation Tactics

Debra Roth, partner at Shaw Bransford & Roth P.C., was interviewed on Federal News Radio's Federal Drive to discuss talks that former Bush administration officials reached out to the Obama Justice Department in an attempt to soften a report on lawyers who approved harsh detainee interrogation tactics. The interview is available here.

Excerpt: We're hearing news that former Bush administration officials are reaching out to the Obama Justice Department in an effort to soften an ethics report on lawyers who okayed harsh detainee interrogation tactics. Debra Roth, partner at Shaw, Bransford, Veilleux and Roth and host of Fed Talk, joins us for our weekly Legal Loop to discuss the legality of these actions.

Source: Federal News Radio