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Ex-CIA Officer Heads To U.S. After Italy Issues Warrant

Jul 19, 2013
Originally published on July 19, 2013 4:12 pm

Former CIA officer Robert Seldon Lady is on his way back to the U.S. after being briefly detained in Panama. An Italian court had convicted the agent in the first trial anywhere involving the practice known as extraordinary rendition, in which a terrorist suspect is kidnapped and transferred to a country where torture is practiced.