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CIA-Senate intelligence dispute won't lead to criminal investigation
CIA-Senate intelligence dispute won't lead to criminal investigation

The Justice Department announced Thursday it would not launch a criminal investigation into an embarrassing dispute between the CIA and the Senate Intelligence Committee over alleged mishandling of classified files relating to harsh CIA interrogations of terrorism suspects. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), who chairs the committee, angrily denounced the CIA’s actions on the Senate floor in March, sparking an unusual public row between a powerful Democratic senator and a Democratic administration. Feinstein said the CIA had conducted an improper search of committee records housed on CIA-maintained computers, deleting some of them. The CIA, in turn, accused committee staffers of accessing...

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