A demonstrator is helped up after his ordeal in a simulation of waterboarding in Washington

 
A demonstrator is helped up after his ordeal in a simulation of waterboarding in Washington
REFILE-CORRECTING SPELLING OF NAME Demonstrator Maboud Ebrahimzadeh lies on the pavement after his ordeal in a simulation of waterboarding outside the Justice Department in Washington November 5, 2007. The confirmation of Bush nominee Michael Mukasey as attorney general is in jeopardy after his refusal to state whether the interrogation technique known as waterboarding violates U.S. laws banning torture. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES)