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2005-10-28 13:39:49

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The investigation into who leaked the name of a covert CIA agent is not over, even after Friday's indictment of White House official Lewis Libby, special prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald said. "Is the investigation finished? It's not over," Fitzgerald said at a news conference. "But ... very rarely do you bring a charge in a case that's going to be tried in which you ever end a grand jury investigation. I can tell you that the substantial bulk of the work of this...

2005-10-28 11:54:48

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A judge on Friday refused to dismiss child pornography charges against Grammy Award-winning vocalist R. Kelly, rejecting arguments that the period in which the offenses were supposed to have occurred was too vague. Judge Vincent Gaughan of the Cook County Criminal Court said the 14-count indictment against the 36-year-old entertainer would stand and "the evidence is sufficient for Mr. Kelly to prepare a defense." Prosecutors have a tape showing Kelly having sex...

2005-10-28 11:41:52

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal grand jury on Friday handed up what appeared to be the first charges in a two-year investigation into the leak of a covert CIA operative's identity. At a brief court hearing, the head of the grand jury delivered to a federal magistrate judge what appeared to be the first indictment in the investigation. No details were immediately released about the charges or who was charged.

2005-07-21 18:38:23

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A well-known California AIDS doctor accused of "subdosing" his patients -- giving them less than the prescribed amount of medication to boost his profits -- has been indicted on federal charges. Dr. George Kooshian, who has twice been sued over subdosing claims and settled both cases out of court, was indicted on Wednesday on 25 counts of health-care fraud, three counts of making false statements and one count of conspiracy. "It's pretty egregious because you are...


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