Espionage: The Bureau's Bad Apple

The Bureau's Bad Apple

After 21 months and two trials, former FBI Agent Richard Miller was found guilty last week of spying for the Soviet Union. A lackluster agent who was enticed into a love affair with Soviet emigre Svetlana Ogorodnikova, Miller, 49, was convicted by a Los Angeles jury of a plot to exchange information about the bureau's antispy work for $65,000 in gold and cash; his first trial last year ended in deadlock. The 20-year bureau veteran, who claimed that he was trying to salvage his career by infiltrating the KGB, faces two possible life sentences.

Miller was the first agent ever charged...

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