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(NEWSER) – It's not a total surprise that the CIA used torture to question al-Qaeda detainees in the years following 9/11—Obama himself acknowledged over the summer that "we tortured some folks," CBS News notes—but the details of a Senate Intelligence Committee report that may be released as early as tomorrow are worrisome enough that John Kerry tried to delay its release, while Michigan Rep. Mike Rogers, chair of the committee, asserted yesterday that releasing the report is a "terrible idea" that will cause "violence and deaths" overseas, CBS News reports.

The 480-page report (a summary of an even larger classified 6,000-page study) is expected to be "sharply critical" of the CIA's interrogation tactics and to even suggest that CIA officials misled officials in the Bush administration, including the president himself, the New York Times reports.

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