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Holder authorizes Risen subpoena

Prominent New York Times reporter vows to fight

Attornery General Eric Holder has authorized prosecutors to subpoena the records of James Risen in connection with trial of former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling. Mr. Risen is a reporter for the New York Times. He was served with a subpoena on Monday. Mr. Risen has vowed to fight the subpoena, T
he New York Times reports.