Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), in what Judiciary Committee chair Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) described as "the most important (speech) he had heard in his career", revealed that
the CIA had searched through computers belonging to staff members investigating the agency’s role in torturing detainees, and had then leveled false charges against her staff in an attempt to intimidate them..
Froomkin has more atFirst Look Media
I have grave concerns that the CIA’s search may well have violated the separation of powers principle embodied in the United States Constitution, including the speech and debate clause,” she said. “It may have undermined the constitutional framework essential to effective congressional oversight of intelligence activities or any other government function.The entire transcript here: Roll Call
And video atC-Span
Nothing to see here except a Constitutional Crisis. The CIA intimidating and spying on investigators and making false charges against staffers?
Is it time to give two shits yet?