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Navy SEAL Could Face ‘Criminal Prosecution’ for Book about OBL Raid

AmyDB Wrote: Aug 24, 2012 11:20 PM
I think it's going to come down to whether or not the author is still active duty or not as far as prosecution goes. This was proven by Demo D i c k Marcinko. His first book, Rogue Warrior, had some actual ops & modes of training in it as well. He wrote it after he retired & never got prosecuted for that tome.

There’s a new book coming out and it’s causing quite a kerfuffle in the military community. “No Easy Day,” written by Navy SEAL Team 6 member Mark Owen (pen name) and author Kevin Maurer, whose previous books covered Special Operations, reveals a first-hand account of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden. In the book Owen writes, "it is time to set the record straight about one of the most important missions in U.S. military history."

The problem? The book wasn’t vetted by the Pentagon or CIA, leaving many concerned with whether the information released is classified and could...