Ex-CIA Officer Fights For Narration Expert In Leaks Case

Law360, New York (September 19, 2011, 7:21 PM EDT) -- An ex-CIA officer charged with leaking classified information to the New York Times argued in a court filing Friday that the government had presented a “caricature” of testimony a would-be expert witness would give about a reporter’s possible use of literary license.

University of Maryland Professor Mark Feldstein should be allowed to inform the jury of the use of the third-person omniscient narrative style, an attorney for ex-CIA officer Jeffrey Alexander Sterling wrote in response to the government's attempt to have Feldstein dropped from an anticipated...
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