TITLE

Low Clearance

AUTHOR(S)
Lake, Eli
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;10/10/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 15, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at how a Virginia court will hear a case in January 2006 where, for the first time, the federal government has charged two private citizens with leaking state secrets. Overview of a CBS News report that led to the prosecution, featuring journalist Lesley Stahl; Review of the case involving American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) director of foreign policy Steven Rosen, Iran specialist Keith Weissman and Defense Department analyst Lawrence Franklin; Author's view that the leaking of classified information is routine in Washington.
ACCESSION #
18457133

 

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