Government moves to dismiss AIPAC case

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May 1, 2009

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Prosecutors asked a judge to drop charges against two ex-AIPAC staffers accused of passing along classified information.

In a statement Friday, a spokesman for the U.S. attorney in the Eastern District of Virginia said restrictions on the government’s case imposed by Judge T.S. Ellis III made conviction unlikely.

“Given the diminished likelihood the government will prevail at trial under the additional intent requirements imposed by the court and the inevitable disclosure of classified information that would occur at any trial in this matter, we have asked the court to dismiss the indictment,” Peter Carr said.


via Government moves to dismiss AIPAC case | JTA – Jewish & Israel News

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3 thoughts on “Government moves to dismiss AIPAC case

  1. Pingback: In Congress We Trust…Not by Sibel Edmonds « Dandelion Salad

  2. What type of bullshit is this? If there was not an arguable case, indictments would not have been issued.

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