Extradition Of NSA Leaker Is Far From Slam Dunk For US

Law360, New York (June 13, 2013, 11:54 PM EDT) -- With the prospect of extradition looming for the former Booz Allen Hamilton employee who admitted leaking details of the National Security Agency's secret surveillance of phone records and Internet activities, experts say he will probably try to limit America’s reach by casting any charge as politically motivated, among other strategies.

Edward Snowden, 29, who has admitted he provided classified documents to the Guardian and the Washington Post concerning the NSA’s massive surveillance programs, is currently residing in Hong Kong and has vowed to fight any attempt...
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