Scooter Libby scoots off to the slammer

June 2007
Hill;6/8/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 68, p16
The author reflects on the 30 months prison sentence of lawyer Scooter Libby for his role in leaking the identity of undercover agent Valerie Plame in the U.S. He stresses that Libby is a smart lawyer, where is only mistake is to deliberately participated in an ugly political attack against U.S. President George W. Bush's war in Iraq. He also emphasizes his disagreement on the prison sentence, since Libby is not the only one responsible for the main crime and he did not act it alone.


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