Representative John P. Murtha, a Pennsylvania Democrat, received a Profile in Courage Award from Caroline Kennedy yesterday at the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum in Boston. Alberto J. Mora, a former general counsel for the Navy, also received the award. The men had broken ranks with the Bush administration over its handling of the war.

Foes of detainee abuse, war get courage awards

By Brian MacQuarrie
Globe Staff / May 23, 2006

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To Alberto J. Mora, then the general counsel for the US Navy, the abusive treatment of detainees in the war on terror was an outrageous corrosion of core American values. (Full article: 669 words)

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