Prosecutor: New Charges Possible in Russia Probe Leak Case

New charges and arrests are possible in the prosecution of a U.S. Treasury Department employee accused of giving a journalist confidential banking reports related to special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, a prosecutor said Wednesday.

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FBI Leakers

A Chinese-born U.S. citizen and founder of the University of Management and Technology accuses the FBI in a federal complaint of having violated her privacy by illegally leaking material from its fruitless, lengthy investigation of her. She says Fox News, which is not a party to the action, broadcast the material to “nationwide audiences, resulting in personal, professional, and financial harm.”

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Experts Say Negotiation in Khashoggi Case Trumps Investigation

After weeks of leaked details and Saudi denials, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan promised to reveal on Tuesday the “naked truth” behind the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. As to how much detail comes to light, however, experts from three countries told Courthouse News that the key lies in behind-the-scenes geopolitical bargaining.

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