The Roman imperial jurist Ulpian in the third century A.D. cautioned, that information extracted under duress was deceptive and untrustworthy. There is “no means of obtaining the truth” from those who have the strength to resist says Ulpian, while others unable to withstand the pain “will tell any lie rather than suffer it.” 552 more words
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The Islamic State (IS) is using CIA torture methods on US citizens taken hostage by the militant group.
MOSCOW, August 29 (RIA Novosti) – The Islamic State (IS) is using CIA torture methods on US citizens taken hostage by the militant group, The Washington Post reported, citing people familiar with the hostages’ treatment. 230 more words
How do you tell if someone’s lying?
This is always the question that comes up, when we are talking about body language, FBI agents interrogating prisoners and crime shows like Lie To Me. 1,425 more words