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Ex-CIA officer get 3.5 years for NY Times leak

Former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling was sentenced Monday to 3.5 years in prison for leaking classified information to a New York Times journalistFormer CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling was sentenced Monday to 3.5 years in prison for leaking classified information to a New York Times journalist. Sterling was convicted in January of revealing details of a botched US attempt during president Bill Clinton’s administration to thwart Iran’s nuclear program. “The court has to impose a very clear message,” US District Judge Leonie Brinkema said at Sterling’s sentencing in the Washington suburb of Alexandria, Virginia. His conviction marked a victory for President Barack Obama’s administration in its crackdown on whistleblowers.

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