By Jason Leopold
Torture Memo Author John Yoo Blames Ruined Reputation On "Hippies, Protesters And Left-wing Activists"
According to people familiar with the OPR report, Yoo was briefed on the report in January. Yoo is said to have informed officials at the University of California at Berkeley, where he is a tenured law professor, according to two senior law school officials. He took a leave of absence in January to teach foreign relations law at Chapman.