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CIA lawyer Robert Eatinger is no stranger to controversy
CIA lawyer Robert Eatinger is no stranger to controversy

WASHINGTON — This is not Robert Eatinger's first run through a full-blown CIA controversy. But it's his most public ordeal. For most of his career, few outside the world of espionage knew of Eatinger, 56, who has spent 22 years moving up the ranks to become the CIA's top lawyer. But in a scathing speech Tuesday, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee, accused him of trying to impede a Senate investigation into a notorious CIA detention and interrogation program that Eatinger had helped manage. The California Democrat didn't name him, but his identity is a matter of public record. Feinstein made clear she was furious that Eatinger...

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