10/16/2013 11:53 am ET Updated Dec 16, 2013

Court Declines To Hear Appeal Bid By Writer In Leak Case


WASHINGTON -- A federal appeals court on Tuesday declined to hear an appeal by James Risen, an author and a reporter for The New York Times, who was ordered in July to testify in the trial of a former Central Intelligence Agency official accused of leaking information to him.

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