Alberto Gonzales discourages CIA criminal probe - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/11/09

Alberto Gonzales discourages CIA criminal probe

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Former U.S. Attorney General and future Texas Tech professor Alberto Gonzales is discouraging a possible CIA criminal probe.

Gonzales says a criminal investigation into whether CIA interrogations after 9/11 crossed legal lines could have a chilling effect on U.S. anti-terrorism efforts.

Gonzales stated a Justice Department investigation could discourage CIA operatives from "engaging in conduct that even comes close" to department guidelines.

©2009 KCBD NewsChannel 11. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

7/23/09
Former Attorney General sits down with NewsChannel 11
Former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales is preparing to start teaching at Texas Tech this fall. NewsChannel 11's Katie Bauer sat down with Gonzales to discuss his past in Washington D.C. and his future at Texas Tech.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • The Latest: S. Korea puts scare into Finland in men's hockey

    The Latest: S. Korea puts scare into Finland in men's hockey

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:21 PM EST2018-02-20 01:21:34 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:02 AM EST2018-02-20 14:02:34 GMT

    Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are aiming to become the most accomplished figure skaters in Olympic history as the free dance begins at Gangneung Ice Arena.

    Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are aiming to become the most accomplished figure skaters in Olympic history as the free dance begins at Gangneung Ice Arena.

  • Trump offers support for background checks on gun buys

    Trump offers support for background checks on gun buys

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:12 AM EST2018-02-20 07:12:04 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:46 AM EST2018-02-20 13:46:41 GMT

    Dozens of teens spread their bodies across the pavement outside the White House on Monday to symbolize the dead in the Florida school shooting and call for stronger gun controls.

    Dozens of teens spread their bodies across the pavement outside the White House on Monday to symbolize the dead in the Florida school shooting and call for stronger gun controls.

  • Students head to Florida capital to press for gun law change

    Students head to Florida capital to press for gun law change

    Monday, February 19 2018 11:32 PM EST2018-02-20 04:32:13 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:46 AM EST2018-02-20 13:46:33 GMT

    A hundred Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to head by bus to Florida's capital to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of massacre that claimed 17 lives.

    A hundred Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to head by bus to Florida's capital to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of massacre that claimed 17 lives.

Powered by Frankly