Pentagon GC, an Ex-Paul Weiss Partner, Threatens to Sue No Easy Day Author

, The Am Law Daily


In a letter sent late Thursday, Jeh Johnson—the former Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison partner now serving as the U.S. Department of Defense's general counsel—lashed out at former Navy SEAL Matt Bissonnette over the looming publication of Bissonnette's pseudonymously penned first-hand account about the killing of Osama bin Laden.

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What's being said

  • Hipocrisy Alert

    How can the Pentagon complain about this book disclosing "classified" information when the Administration already has leaked so much information about the raid, for the purpose of bolstering the President's reputation, that a Pakistani doctor who assisted the raid was arrested and is being held in Pakistan?

  • Hypocrite Hater

    Who's going to prosecute the Obama administration members who leaked information regarding the Bin Laden raid and compromising the safety of Seal Team 6 and their families?

  • jmvr

    At the very least shouldn't he be treated like Bradley Manning?

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