Senate Democrats requested a perjury investigation for Attorney General Alberto Gonzales after testimony from FBI Director Robert Mueller raised questions about his credibility. Former Justice Department officials discuss the situation. Continue reading
A federal judge ruled Thursday that Vice President Dick Cheney’s former aide I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby cannot delay his prison sentence while he appeals a conviction related to the CIA leak investigation. Guests comment on the legalities of the case. Continue reading
Prosecution and defense lawyers gave their closing statements on Tuesday in the trial of I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby, Vice President Cheney’s former chief of staff, who is charged with perjury and obstruction. A Washington Post reporter updates the trial. Continue reading
NBC’s Tim Russert testified Wednesday he never discussed Valerie Plame with I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby, contradicting Libby’s version to a grand jury in the CIA leak investigation. NewsHour reports on the latest in the Libby perjury and obstruction trial.
Judith Miller, the New York Times reporter who spent 85 days in jail protecting her source, I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby, in the CIA leak case, testified against Libby in his perjury trial on Tuesday. A Washington Post reporter explains the trial’s latest developments. Continue reading
Testimony began this week in the trial of I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby, who is charged with perjury and obstruction of justice for lying to a grand jury about the leak of former CIA agent Valerie Plame’s name to the media in 2003. A reporter discusses the trial. Continue reading
Jury selection began Tuesday in the trial of Vice President Dick Cheney’s former chief of staff I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby. Libby is accused of perjury and obstruction of justice in the investigation into the leak of CIA operative Valerie Plame’s identity. Continue reading