The China Lake affair

Cary, Peter
November 1992
U.S. News & World Report;11/9/92, Vol. 113 Issue 18, p63
Recounts the incident of the Naval Investigative Service (NIS) raiding civilian engineer Ralph Bernard's house, seizing 10,000 documents and padlocking his office. The NIS inquiry is believed to be a Pentagon ploy designed to derail a low-budget missile project that conflicted with another, more expensive weapon favored by Navy brass. Bernard's reputation is clean; Bernard's story begins in China Lake, Calif.; Background on the case; The theory of the case.


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