Jeffrey Sterling

jeffrey sterling new york times

Former CIA Official May Face Long Prison Term For Leak To New York Times Reporter

A former CIA officer convicted of leaking details of a secret mission to thwart Iran’s nuclear ambitions is making his final pitch for a lenient sentence.

05/11/2015

New York Times reporter James Risen

Jury Selected in Long-Delayed CIA Leak Trial in Va.

About 100 potential jurors are being called to the federal courthouse in Alexandria to decide whether a former CIA officer is guilty of illegally leaking classified information about Iran to a New York Times reporter.

01/13/2015

New York Times reporter James Risen

Reporter Refuses to Answer Questions in CIA Leak Case

A New York Times reporter is expected to reluctantly testify in a trial run to see what evidence he could offer in the case of a former CIA officer accused of leaking classified information.

01/05/2015

New York Times reporter James Risen

U.S. to Seek Limited Info from Journalist in CIA Leak Case

A New York Times reporter will be subpoenaed to answer questions ahead of an upcoming trial of a former CIA officer accused of leaking classified information, though a Tuesday hearing indicated there is much confusion about what the journalist may be asked to reveal.

12/16/2014

U.S. Supreme Court members pose for photographs in 2010. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Rejects New York Times Reporter’s Appeal To Protect Source

A reporter who has been ordered to testify at the trial of a former CIA officer accused of disclosing classified information lost his bid Monday to get the Supreme Court to clarify whether journalists have a right to protect their confidential sources.

06/02/2014

File photo of courtroom.(Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Appeals Court: Reporter Can’t Protect Source

A journalist who disclosed details of a secret CIA operation cannot shield his source when he testifies at the trial of a former federal agent charged with leaking classified information, a divided U.S. appeals court ruled Friday.

07/19/2013