01/09/2015 06:04 pm ET Updated Jan 09, 2015

Prosecutors Said To Recommend Charges Against Former Gen. David Petraeus

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The F.B.I. and Justice Department prosecutors have recommended bringing felony charges against retired Gen. David H. Petraeus for providing classified information to his former mistress while he was director of the C.I.A., officials said, leaving Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. to decide whether to seek an indictment that could send the pre-eminent military officer of his generation to prison.

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