THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

Bush OK'd Iraq leak, Libby says

Assertion cited in prosecution court filings

I. Lewis Libby, former chief of staff for Vice President Dick Cheney, arrived at the federal courthouse in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 3. According to court papers, Libby said he believed he received authorization from President Bush to leak intelligence on Iraq.
By Michael Kranish
Globe Staff / April 7, 2006

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

WASHINGTON -- President Bush authorized the leak of a classified intelligence report about Iraq to a New York Times reporter, according to court papers that quote I. Lewis ''Scooter" Libby, the former chief of staff to Vice President Dick Cheney. (Full article: 1132 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass