Grand Jury | Subpoena 11-3/ 10GJ3793/ 11-1233, Letter Re 11-3/ 10GJ3793 / 11-937, Unnamed Cambridge Resident, May 11, 2011 (Peterson)

Letter Re: 11-3/ 10GJ3793/ 11-937

Date of Letter April 21, 2011

Signed by:

  • Tracy Doherty-McCormick, Assistant U.S. Attorney, Criminal Division's Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section (CEOS) (X)
  • Andrew Peterson, Assistant U.S. Attorney, National Security and Terrorism Division
  • Niel MacBride, U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of Virginia

Subpoena 11-3/ 10GJ3793/ 11-1233

Date of Subpoena April 11, 2011

Grand Jury Appearance May 11, 2011

Requested by:

  • Andrew Peterson, Assistant U.S. Attorney, National Security and Terrorism Division

Signed by:

  • Julia Schlidt, U.S. District Court Clerk

"We advise you that the Grand Jury is conducting an investigation of possible violations of federal criminal law involving, but not necessarily limited to conspiracy to communicate or transmit national defense information in violation of 18 U.S.C. 793(g) and conspiracy to violate the laws of the United States, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 371 to wit; knowingly accessing a computer without authorization or exceeding authorized access and having obtained information protected from disclosure for reasons of national defense or foreign relations in violation of 18 U.S.C. 1030(a) and knowingly stealing or converting any record of thing of value of the United States or any department or agency thereof in violation of 18 U.S.C. 641"

  • April 11, 2011 Subpoena
  • April 21, 2011 Letter
  • May 11, 2011 Subpoena Appearance

(Source: Glenn Greenwald)

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