ask john ashcroft
Any form of physical punishment could be called torture, and any form of torture can be called punishment.
You mean for kink or as in an actual torture?
I assume you mean the latter (just my twisted humor) I want to say no but in reality I think I would go along with it if it meant extracting life saving information. I would like to think I'm above these things but I don't think I am.
Not under the us constitution
If that was the case the UN would seek to ban marriage
it isn't a punishment if you enjoy it . . .