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European Court Rejects Polish Appeal in CIA Jail Case

A ruling by the European Court of Human Rights that Poland allowed a secret CIA jail on its soil became final on Tuesday after the court in Strasbourg rejected a request for an appeal submitted by the Polish government. Poland must now pay compensation to two men who were held in the CIA jail, and must quickly bring to a conclusion a criminal investigation into whether Polish officials were guilty of allowing the jail to operate. The court decision will add to pressure on Poland - and...

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