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Hayden: Waterboarding Could Be Illegal

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Hayden: Waterboarding Could Be Illegal

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Hayden: Waterboarding Could Be Illegal

Hayden: Waterboarding Could Be Illegal

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The CIA director said Thursday that waterboarding could be illegal. This comes after Attorney General Michael Mukasey refused to discuss the legality of the interrogation method. Alex Chadwick talks to Slate.com's Dahlia Lithwick about Hayden's remarks and what they mean for the White House.