Kiriakou, John

Prosecution of Whistleblower John Kiriakou:  Selected References and Case Documents

2015 Feb 9  “Former C.I.A. Officer Released After Nearly Two Years in Prison for Leak Case,” Scott Shane, New York Times

2014 Dec 11  “Imprisoned Former CIA Agent John Kiriakou Speaks About Torture, Prison, and the Future,” Natalia Megas, The Washingtonian

2014 Dec 9  “Ex-CIA Operative Says Prison Was Punishment for Whistleblowing on Torture,” Brian Ross, ABC News

2013 Apr 01  “The Spy Who Said Too Much,” Steve Coll, The New Yorker

2013 Feb 21  “CIA whistleblower Kiriakou gets posh send-off to prison,” David Montgomery, Washington Post

2013 Jan 25  “Ex-CIA officer John Kiriakou sentenced for leaking name on agency’s use of torture,” CBS News

2013 Jan 25  Judgment []

2012 Oct 23  Plea Agreement []

2012 Oct 23  Statement of Facts []

2012 Sep 11  “The persecution of John Kiriakou,” Peter Van Buren, Huffington Post

2012 Jul 20  Order Denying Motions for Bill of Particulars, and for Selective Prosecution []

2012 Jun 12  Defense Motion to Dismiss Counts 1,2,3, and 4 for Vagueness and Overbreadth []

2012 Jun 12  Defense Motion to Dismiss Counts 1,2,3, and 4 for Selective and/or vindictive Prosecution []

2012 Apr 05  Indictment  []

2012 Jan 25  “Wife quits CIA as husband is charged with leaking names of agents who interrogated terror suspect to the media,” Daily Mail

2012 Jan 23  “Former CIA Officer John Kiriakou Charged with Disclosing Covert Officer’s Identity and Other Classified Information to Journalists and Lying to CIA’s Publications Review Board,” Department of Justice press release.

2012 Jan 23  Criminal Complaint []

Additional case documents are available on the Federation of American Scientists website (