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March 7, 2007
I. LEWIS 'SCOOTER' LIBBY Vice President Dick Cheney's former chief of staff, he was found guilty by a federal court jury on four counts of lying and obstruction of justice in the CIA leak investigation. -- VALERIE PLAME A former covert CIA officer identified in a July 2003 column by Robert Novak, she is the wife of Joseph C. Wilson IV. -- JOSEPH C. WILSON IV A former U.S.
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March 7, 2007 | Greg Miller and Adam Schreck, Times Staff Writers
There was a "tremendous amount of sympathy" for I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby among the 11 jurors deciding his fate. According to one panel member, some believed he was being made a "fall guy" for his White House superiors. But when it got down to the basic question facing the jury, there was little doubt: Libby, they easily decided, was guilty as charged on four of the five counts lodged against him.
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March 7, 2007 | Rudolph Bush and Matt O'Connor, Chicago Tribune
Patrick J. Fitzgerald has been living a dual life. As the top federal prosecutor in northern Illinois, Fitzgerald has solidified a reputation as a no-nonsense corruption buster, an "Eliot Ness with a Harvard degree," as a friend once described him. In his other job, as the Justice Department's special prosecutor investigating the leak of a CIA agent's identity, Fitzgerald, 46, has stood in the spotlight of Washington, praised and pilloried over the prosecution of I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby.
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March 6, 2007 | From Times Wire Reports
Jurors completed their ninth day of deliberations without a verdict in the perjury trial of ex-White House aide I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, but before finishing they asked three more questions about one charge. The jurors were told they would get answers when they resumed work today. The note with the jury's latest questions was not made public.
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March 2, 2007 | From the Associated Press
Jurors in the perjury trial of ex-White House aide I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby expect to deliberate into next week. They asked U.S. District Judge Reggie B. Walton for a dictionary and more office supplies and asked to leave early today for the weekend. Walton denied the request for the dictionary but told jurors they could take off at 2 p.m. "So I assume they will not have a verdict tomorrow either," Walton told lawyers Thursday as jurors finished their seventh day of deliberations.
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February 28, 2007 | From Times Wire Reports
A jury adjourned after a fifth day of deliberations without reaching a verdict in the perjury trial of I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby. The former White House aide is accused of obstructing an investigation tied to the Iraq war.
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February 27, 2007 | Richard B. Schmitt, Times Staff Writer
A juror was dismissed Monday from hearing the perjury and obstruction case against I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, but the judge allowed the panel to continue deliberations with 11 members. U.S. District Judge Reggie B. Walton discharged the juror, a former art museum curator, after the woman acknowledged being exposed to information about the case during the weekend, when court was not in session.
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February 24, 2007 | From Times Wire Reports
Jurors deliberated a third day without reaching a verdict on whether former White House aide I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby obstructed the investigation into who leaked the identity of a CIA operative married to a prominent Iraq war critic. After daylong deliberations, the eight women and four men went home until Monday.
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February 23, 2007 | From Times Wire Reports
A jury ended its second day of deliberations without reaching a verdict in the perjury trial of former White House aide I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby. The jury of eight women and four men has spent about 12 hours considering whether Vice President Dick Cheney's former chief of staff lied to investigators as they sought to determine who leaked the identity of CIA analyst Valerie Plame in 2003. Jurors were to resume deliberations today.
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