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Manning faces up to 136 years in prison after espionage convictions

FORT MEADE — U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was acquitted of aiding the enemy — the most serious charge he faced — but was convicted of espionage, theft and other charges Tuesday, more than three years after he spilled secrets ...

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Court would hear opposing views in spy cases

WASHINGTON — The secretive court that weighs whether to let the U.S. spy on terror and espionage suspects would have to hear from lawyers arguing against doing so under a new plan introduced Thursday on the heels of Congress’ rejection ...

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Space scientist accused of spying reaches plea deal

WASHINGTON — A government space scientist accused of trying to sell secrets to Israel has reached a plea deal with prosecutors. Attorneys involved in the case declined to discuss the agreement Stewart David Nozette reached. U.S. District Judge Paul Friedman ...

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Hearing set in Baltimore in NSA leaks case

A former National Security Agency employee accused of mishandling classified information will be in court in Baltimore for an unusual hearing. Thomas Drake was charged after an investigation into leaks to a newspaper. It’s a rare case because he’s charged ...

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