The United States V.I. Lewis Libby.

Author:Rhodes, Fred
Position:Brief article - Book review

THE UNITED STATES V. I. LEWIS LIBBY Edited and with reporting by Murray Waas Published by Union Square Press ISBN 1 4027 5259 8 price 7.99 [pounds sterling] paperback

Washington scandals come and go, but the one surrounding the investigation into the leaking of covert CIA operative Valerie Plame's identity--now in its fourth year--has had unprecedented staying power.

In October 2005, when I. Lewis Libby was indicted on five felony counts of making false statements to the FBI, perjury, and obstruction of justice, his trial became the latest chapter in the saga.

Murray Waas has edited this book, which covers the trial from start to finish, combining pivotal testimony from all trial witnesses, slowly but surely putting together a compelling...

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