Human Rights for Spies

October 1978
New Republic;10/14/78, Vol. 179 Issue 16, p9
Presents information on human rights policy of U.S. administration headed by Jimmy Carter, President of the U.S. Note on the case of Anatoly Filatov, who has been convicted of spying for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency in the Soviet Union and sentenced to death by firing squad; Implications of working as a secret agent; Opinion that the Soviets may offer to swap Filatov's life for the two Soviet agents currently on trial for espionage in New Jersey.


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