The Subpoena to Watch…

AP via HuffPo reports that David Addington, consigliere to Vice President Darth Cheney, has been subpoenaed by the House Judiciary Committee to testify in connection with the committee's investigation of U.S. military interrogation practices (read: torture). Addington had refused to testify without a subpoena. While much of Blogtopia's and on the Intertubes' attention has focused on the drama surrounding efforts to get John Yoo to testify, Addington is a far bigger fish – and his testimony could have far more ominous ramifications to the present occupants of the Executive Branch. Jeralyn Merritt ties the subpoena story to a new lawsuit alleging torture at Abu Ghraib. Check your popcorn supply…

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