Stories by Dafna Linzer

Dafna Linzer was a national security reporter for The Washington Post, covering intelligence and nonproliferation, from 2004 to 2008. subscribe to Dafna Linzer's feed

Posted on: May 23, 2012, Source: ProPublica

An investigation into one man's clemency request exposes the Pardon Attorney for failing to report crucial information that may have set an unjustly sentenced Black man free.

Posted on: Jan 3, 2011, Source: ProPublica

What the White House once saw as bipartisan support for shuttering the prison soon became an effort to thwart the administration's plans.

Posted on: Dec 21, 2010, Source: ProPublica

Nearly two years after Obama's pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo, more inmates there are formally facing the prospect of lifelong detention.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2009, Source: ProPublica

Such an order embraces claims by George W. Bush that certain people can be held without trial for long periods under the laws of war.