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Espionage / Yee Case #744510

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Dec 20, 2003
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Washington: Fred Francis) The problems in the government's espionage case against Army Muslim chaplain Capt. James Yee, who dealt with prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, reviewed; scenes shown of Yee coming home to Olympia, Washington; details given of the lack of evidence against Yee, who has been a model soldier. [YEE - talks about getting back home.] [Attorney Eugene FIDELL†- outlines the charges against Yee, which damaged his reputation.] [Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs Ann-Marie SLAUGHTER†- comments on Yee's solitary confinement.] [Army spokesman Lt. Col. Bill COSTELLO†- says Yee had classified information.]

Seigenthaler, John;
Francis, Fred

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