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Gen. Petraeus: Too Big to Jail

From the Archive: Retired Gen. David Petraeus confessed on Thursday to giving sensitive government secrets to his mistress and then lying about it to the FBI, but will get no jail time, only two years probation and a fine, showing that he is too big to jail, as ex -CIA analyst Ray McGovern predicted in March. 485 more words


David Petraeus Given 2 Years Probation, Fined $100K

CNN: Gen. David Petraeus, once a widely celebrated military leader who oversaw operations in Afghanistan and Iraq and was touted as a potential presidential candidate, was sentenced to serve two years on probation and to pay an $100,000 fine on Thursday for sharing classified information with his biographer and lover, Paula Broadwell. 83 more words


Gen. Petraeus pleads guilty to federal charge

CNN- Gen. David Petraeus pleaded guilty Tuesday to one federal charge of removing and retaining classified information as part of a plea deal, court documents show. 303 more words


Friends In Low Places

“This man has suffered enough, in my view,” said Senator Dianne Feinstein, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee – “Lawmakers Defend Petraeus Over Leak Probe,” 

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Anti-War Intelligence Analyst and Activist Ray McGovern Arrested in New York

On Oct. 30th, at an event at the 92nd Street Y in NYC where Iraq “surge” Gen. David Petraeus and war party ideologues were speaking, Ray McGovern, the 74-year-old former CIA analyst who founded “Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity,” in 2002 to attempt to stop the Iraq invasion, was arrested and roughed up by New York PD officers after the Y officials called the police—before the event began—having told him his ticket would not be honored. 142 more words

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Congressman calls Petraeus probe 'perplexing and suspicious'

Congressman calls Petraeus probe ‘perplexing and suspicious’

This IS very “suspicious,” indeed.  Former GEN David Petraeus was a brilliant Army General who made a few poor personal, extramarital, decisions.  141 more words