Jason Leopold

Jason Leopold

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Investigative Reporter

I'm an investigative reporter for VICE News covering Guantanamo, counterterrorism, national security, human rights, open government and civil liberties issues. My weapon: FOIA.

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Judge Orders State Department to Release Clinton Emails on Rolling Basis

A federal court judge Tuesday morning ordered the State Department to devise a schedule for releasing Hillary Clinton's emails on a rolling basis, rejecting a proposal the department made hours earlier to release all 55,000 pages on January 15, 2016.

The Watchdog, the Whistleblower, and the Secret CIA Torture Report

The Watchdog, the Whistleblower, and the Secret CIA...

State Department Says Clinton Emails Won’t Be Released Until January 2016

The State Department said it doesn't intend to make public roughly 55,000 pages worth of emails that belong to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton until January 15, 2016, two weeks before the Iowa caucuses and the New Hampshire primary.

The CIA Did Not Drug Detainees Before Interrogations, Says the CIA ...

The CIA Did Not Drug Detainees Before Interrogation...

Want a Fidel Castro Bobblehead? Better Get to Guantanamo Bay Fast

Want a Fidel Castro Bobblehead? Better Get to Guant...

This Is What Started the Senate's Battle With the CIA Over the ...

This Is What Started the Senate's Battle With the C...

Pakistan Is Investigating a CIA Official Accused of Murder After a US ...

Pakistan Is Investigating a CIA Official Accused of...

The Justice Department Just Declared That the War in Afghanistan Is Not Over

The war in Afghanistan is not ending, US government attorneys said in court documents unsealed Friday, undercutting statements President Barack Obama made last December and in his State of the Union address a few weeks later when he formally declared that "the longest war in American history is coming to a responsible conclusion."

Djibouti Was Complicit in CIA Torture of Terrorism Suspects, Report ...

Djibouti Was Complicit in CIA Torture of Terrorism ...

Gitmo Detainee, Who the US Claims Was Bin Laden's Bodyguard ...

Gitmo Detainee, Who the US Claims Was Bin Laden's B...

Pentagon Panel Proposes Sweeping Changes that Could Impact ...

Pentagon Panel Proposes Sweeping Changes that Could...

A Judge Just Ordered the US Government to Release Thousands of ...

A Judge Just Ordered the US Government to Release T...

The CIA Just Declassified the Document That Supposedly Justified ...

The CIA Just Declassified the Document That Suppose...

What Hillary Clinton and the State Department Didn't Say About Her ...

What Hillary Clinton and the State Department Didn'...

David Petraeus to Plead Guilty to Giving His Mistress Access to His ...

David Petraeus to Plead Guilty to Giving His Mistre...