Italy appeals court increases sentences of 23 former CIA agents

[JURIST] An Italian appeals court on Wednesday upheld the convictions of 23 former CIA agents for the 2003 kidnapping and rendition [JURIST news archive] of Egyptian terror suspect Osama Moustafa Hassan Nasr, increasing their sentences. Former Milan CIA station chief Robert Seldon Lady was originally sentenced [JURIST report] to eight years in prison, while 22 other Americans were sentenced to five years. Lady’s sentence was increased [AFP report] Wednesday to nine years, while the other sentences were increased to seven…

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