April 3, 2014: The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee voted to declassify the 480-page executive summary of a much larger report on the detention and interrogation program started by the C.I.A. after 9/11. The report has been called both comprehensive and controversial for the level of insight it claims to offer into C.I.A. activities at Guantánamo Bay and beyond.
March 30, 2007: David Hicks, an Australian citizen detained at GTMO from 2002 onwards, pled guilty to ‘material support for terrorism.’ A military commission sentenced him to 7 years imprisonment, which was reduced to 9 months under a plea agreement. He completed the sentence in Australia. Hicks was allegedly tortured while at GTMO.