The APA Board of Directors engaged attorney David Hoffman of the law firm Sidley Austin in November 2014 to conduct an independent review of whether there was any factual support for the assertion that APA engaged in activity that would constitute collusion with the Bush administration to promote, support or facilitate the use of "enhanced" interrogation techniques by the United States in the war on terror. Following are links to the complete, unedited independent review and supplemental materials, press releases related to the report and documentation of action taken in response to the report by APA's Board of Directors, Council of Representatives and leadership.

Actions by APA Board of Directors, Council of Representatives and Leadership
Press Releases
Independent Review Report & Supplemental Materials


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