Feds Push For More NY Times Testimony On CIA Leak

Law360, New York (August 26, 2011, 3:45 PM EDT) -- Prosecutors in the criminal trial of an ex-CIA officer accused of leaking classified information to the press asked a federal judge Wednesday to reconsider a ruling that a New York Times reporter did not have to reveal anonymous sources when testifying in the case.

Prosecutors in the Virginia federal court case issued a subpoena for James Risen in May, seeking information on his reporting on a U.S. operation to disrupt Iran’s nuclear weapons program. Risen wrote about the operation in a 2003 article and in a...
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