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Ok- US v Joshua Schulte trial Day 7, Assistant US Attorney still questioning FBI's Michael Berger seeking to link the #Vault7 transfer to #Wikileaks to Schulte. Inner City Press is covering the case and will live tweet, thread below
AUSA: Do you recall the size of the Confluence back up in March of 2016?
Berger: Tens of gigabytes.
AUSA: Look at Page 93 of GX 1704. What is this use for?
Berger: It's a utility to securely erase files.
AUSA: So here you can see the defendant --
Schulte: Objection - leading.
Judge Furman: Fair point but I'll allow it.
AUSA: At what time was the virtual screen saver unlocked?
Berger: 3:15 am.
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OK - it's US v Josh Schulte trial, Day 5. He's charged for Wikileaks' #Vault7, & he's representing himself. Inner City Press is covering @SDNYLIVE… and beyond… & will live tweet, thread below
Judge Furman: Jurors, welcome back. Government, you may proceed.
Assistant US Attorney: Good morning. Remind us, what did Mr Schulte do?
Microsoft's Patrick Leedom: He reverted to an earlier date. Then I investigated the network. The FBI was making forensic images
AUSA: How did you come to focus on Mr. Schulte?
Leedom: It all starting point back to him. When we reviewed his machines and his logs, we found some very suspicious things.
AUSA: Let's put up the chart and compare what #Wikileaks published to Mr. Schulte's logs
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OK - US v. Josh Schulte #Vault7 CIA leak trial Day 4, CIA supervisor Leonis still on stand, Schulte's cross examination soon. Inner City Press is covering the trial… & seeking to unseal… & will live tweet, thread below
CIA' Leonis: Josh told me he was going to fight back. It caught me off guard. He was going to put up a fight about a management decision. That's not the way people talk in a professional environment.
AUSA: Did you ever retaliate against him?
Leonis: No.
AUSA: Mr. Schulte wrote he has incurred the wrath of his supervisor Karen. How was Karen?
CIA's Leonis: Karen cared so much about people. She'd walk the halls and ask you about your family... We asked Josh and Amol to go to the Employee Assistance Program
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OK - CIA #Vault7 leaks trial US v. Josh Schulte, Day 3, with FBI Agent Evanchec cross examined by Schulte. Inner City Press is covering the case… and seeking to unseal… and will live tweet, thread below
The day began with discussion of the courtroom sealing that Inner City Press has opposed (and will continue to oppose)…
Jury entering!
Judge Furman: Juror 15, I take it that my deputy conveyed to you...
[A nod]
Judge Furman: Very good. Proceed, Mr. Schulte.
Schulte: Good morning. Yesterday you testified about the search of my Manhattan apartment. How many agents?
Evanchec: 8 to 15.
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OK - now US v. Schulte / #Vault7 CIA leaks trial, opening arguments.
Judge Furman: Are you ready, Mr. Schulte?
Schulte: Yes.
Inner City Press will live tweet, thread below
Judge Furman: If folks in the back could clear away from the doors, the jury will be entering in a moment... Ok, Mr. Denton.
AUSA Denton: Joshua Schulte is responsible for the largest leak in CIA history, and put officers at risk. When confronted, he lied.
AUSA Denton: He stole custom-built software used to track terorrists. Those filed were posted on Wikileaks. It was devastating. Operations came to a crashing halt. Allies wondered if their info could be leaked. The FBI sprang into action
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OK- at #CIA #Vault7 leak case of US v. Schulte, Inner City Press which has opposed sealing is only media in gallery, with half dozen gov't reps. Now US wants to quash subpoena on a witness. Threadette below
Judge: I would like to avoid sidebars... esp due to Mr Schulte's US Marshals issue.
[He has 2 Marshals sitting behind him]
AUSA: When we move to sealed witnesses...
Judge: We'll have the jury leave too, to make no one is in the courtroom who shouldn't be. Openings at earliest Tuesday [and probably later]. Four alternates.
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Ok- for CIA #Vault7 leak retrial of Josh Schulte, now at penultimate pre-trial conference. Inner City Press will live tweet, thread below
Schulte: It was a forensic crime scene. They should givr us the server.
Judge: We're not going to rehash that...Some of this we can discuss in the closed session.
[That again]
Judge: Mr Schulte should consider signing new stipulations cutting references to prior counsel.
Schulte: I submitted my draft stipulations.
Judge: Whether Mr Schulte only shared his Malware of the Mind with his lawyers doesn't allow an advice of counsel defense.
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Hahaha, sounds like 🇺🇸 good actors (No NOT #Anonymous who work for Russia) have hacked Russian state TV
It’s adorable that @KremlinRussia_E think that @US_Cybercom haven’t been inside their “proprietary internet” forever. There’s a very good reason #Vault7 was never investigated. It was an American honeypot that worked. Not a successful Russian attack on America.
Protip: members of TAO do not, in fact, “open an infected PDF on a home laptop” @e_kaspersky_ru, but hey, @US_Cybercom thanks you for the assist in loading a “malware sample” straight into Russian intelligence’s central mainframe 👍🏼
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OK - in US v. #GhislaineMaxwell, now AUSA Maurene Comey's rebuttal summation - with all slides and demonstratives withheld from Press and public. Inner City Press challenged… and will live tweet Comey's rebuttal, thread below
AUSA Comey: Ghislaine Maxwell touched three witnesses breasts. The defense tried to get you to look way through the massive amount of evidence Ms. Moe walked you through this morning [all slides and demonstratives withheld from public and Press]
AUSA Comey: You saw it in this exhibit [withheld] - who needs that many massages? She was in the room, she knew. The $30 million is "we molested kids together" money.
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1. Day 2. Julian #Assange #ExtraditionHearing #UKHighCourtOfJustice.I'll report on it. In this extradition proceeding, the #USDoJ acts through the @CPSUK, challenging psychiatric evidence used by the judge Baraitser to deny extradition.There's an important info you have to know.
2.#CrownProsecutionService(#CPS) putting in question Julian #Assange's mental health: don't forget #CPS contributed to create the legal& diplomatic quagmire which kept #Assange arbitrarily detained 9 years and finally resulted in his arrest.This is how they looked at #JA's health
3. what I am trying to tell you is: when the Crown Prosecution Service (#CPS) tries to argue that the Julian #Assange's health is not in such a bad shape, hence he can be extradited, just consider how #CPS looked at his health. This is an official document from my #FOIA
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Was digging through court records related to Vault 7 and found this tidbit. The FBI used the wifi at Starbucks to download the leak. #OBTS
If you want to better understand how government agencies, such as the CIA, create and use cyber tools, there are some helpful bits in the #Vault7 court records. Here's one example. #OBTS
Makes sense for the CIA (and others, really) to have a code library of basic components in a state that can be readily used. #Vault7 #OBTS
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1. Rispondo a una domanda al giorno sul mio libro “Il Potere Segreto. Perché vogliono distruggere Julian #Assange e #WikLeaks”.
2. Ha paura di lavorare ai documenti segreti di #WikiLeaks e al caso ? Qualcuno mi ha fatto questa domanda
3. NO, NON ho paura di lavorare ai documenti segreti di #WikiLeaks e al caso. NESSUNO mi farà del male fisico. Ecco perché sento dovere di denunciare quello che hanno fatto a Julian #Assange e ai giornalisti di #WikiLeaks
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1/ @wikileaks stated in its #Vault7 release that "the archive appears to have been circulated among former [USG] hackers and contractors". Lately I've been compiling a list of potential subjects including: Hal Martin, Michael Adams, "Carlo", and of course, Joshua Schulte.
2/ For all intents and purposes I believe that this Vault7 group at minimum has some overlap with the @shadowbrokerss (TSB) membership, given Wikileaks claimed to possess the NSA cyberweapons and that Adam Waldman was a US intermediary in both leaks.
3/ Furthermore, Assange was aware of people like Nghia Pho being under investigation for the TSB "theft", even though his role wasn't public until October 2017. Notice he was charged in 2015, but the "theft" was discovered in 2016.……
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OK - here @sdnylive, in case of accused CIA #Vault7 leaker Josh Schulte, now a "Faretta hearing" on whether Schulte will be allowed to represent himself for his second trial. Inner City Press will live tweet, thread below. Song:…
Judge Crotty: Usually it's better to have a lawyer, especially on these charges. But the choice is entirely yours, as long as you make it in a knowing fashion. Think hard about it. If you decide to represent yourself, I will appoint stand-by counsel.
Judge Crotty: You do not have the right to reject the stand-by counsel.
[In DDC, #insurrectionBlues defendant Pauline Bauer was *asked* if she would accept stand-by counsel. Same issue arose there this morning with Brandon Fellows:
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Educate: Where did the US Military confiscate the Dominion Server? In Frankfurt of course. The same server was used by Democrats to cheat in the 2018 election, and why we ended up with democrats winning the house, the squad,, and other impossibilities. @POTUS @FLOTUS @GenFlynn 👇 ImageImageImageImage
And cheating they will continue. Problem is, they got caught!!!WikiLeaks Mar 7, 2017- CIA tips for its hackers going to the covert CIA hacking base hidden in the US consulate in Frankfurt #Vault7 @DonaldJTrumpJr @RudyGiuliani @RichardGrenell @PressSec @EricTrump @IvankaTrump 👇 ImageImageImageImage
WikiLeaks documents reveal CIA agents were given cover identities and diplomatic passports to enter the country. The base was used to develop hacking tools as part of the CIA's massive digital arsenal. @TiffanyATrump @EmeraldRobinson @TuckerCarlson👇👇…
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From a 2018 post till today
*Red pill ans receipts gang*

Feinstein husband = Richard Blum
Richard Blum = usps(United States Postal Service)
Richard Blum = Avid Technologies
Avid Technologies = Voting machines
Dominion = Clinton Global initiative
#Pilluminati Image
Diane Feinstein hubby Richard Blum ties to the USPS(United States postal service) Image
*post from August its simple math*

Remember all the money that the dems were throwing around at the USPS through the stimulus relief package fund👀👀 think they were just being nice???
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According to a declassified report, the #CIA's hacking unit failed to secure its own systems, which resulted in the loss of the #Vault7 hacking tools:…
Here's the declassified internal #CIA investigation report into the loss of its #Vault7 hacking tools, many of which were published by #Wikileaks in 2017:…
And someone also failed to properly redact the classification line of the front page of the #CIA report about the loss of the #Vault7 hacking tools:
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Count on the US oligarchy to blame others for their own crimes. Although in the age of Trump their stories do have a habit of not always adding up:

January 28th US arrests a Harvard professor working on Nano Viral medicines, this as cases in Wuhan rose uncontrollably. 👇

We know US Intel had and was sharing numerous reports internally and with allies predicting this would be a worldwide pandemic in November. But under current management you just can't make deals with these guys without expecting a knife in your back. ImageImageImageImage

Not that it necessarily matters who's in charge of oversight into an agency that includes operatives accused of war crimes, that will literally hack their own oversight officials.
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I wish this was a joke but, eventually they'll repeal the Emancipation Proclamation to quite literally "own the libs".…
”To be fair, I’m not sure that they needed to track the data on race in China,” she said. “But in the US, that would be useful information to have-"…
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OK - it's US v Schulte CIA #Vault7 leaks jury deliberations day 4, after Schulte's lawyers have asked for mistrial on all but 2 "aligned" charged, or a modified dynamite charge:… Right now lull but Inner City Press will live tweet: thread
Judge Crotty just told the jury to "fill out the verdict sheet" on the two charges they have aligned on. Judge Crotty also says, "Resume your deliberations." But they are deadlocked / at an impasse on all the others. Everyone remaining in the courtroom.
Judge Crotty read the rule on mistrials, gave each side a chance to be heard. Zas for Schulte said he consents to mistrial on the other charges. AUSA Laroche objected...
Judge Crotty: call in the jury
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OK - it's US v. Schulte CIA #Vault7 leaks trial, jury deliberations Day 4, after Juror 5 kicked off, saying Schulte is not guilty, now only 11 remain Inner City Press will again live tweet: thread
Currently in Judge Crotty's courtroom 14C: Schulte's lawyers Shroff and Zas are where the Marshals usually sit. Still no response from Judge Crotty to Inner City Press formal opposition to AUSA Laroche's request to seal March 5 "robing room" transcript
Jury has asked about legality or illegality.
Schulte's lawyer Shroff: There's no testimony about it being legal or illegal. It's like them shooting rubber bands at each other in the CIA.
Judge Crotty: We need to review the indictment and the jury charge.
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OK - it's US v. Schulte CIA #Vault7 leaks trial jury deliberation Day 3. Issue of "rogue" Juror 4 to the fore… mistrial denied. Inner City Press will live tweet: thread
Now Juror 5 is a problem, too. There's talk of calling back the alternates. Judge Crotty doesn't want to - it would delay things until Monday. He wants to go forward with 11. All this was in the "robing room." Judge Crotty: Under Rule 23, I permit jury of 11
Judge Crotty: I'm going to call Juror 5 in and excuse her.
AUSA Laroche: I ask that the transcript of the robing room discussion be sealed until after there is a verdict.

Inner City Press says No - may write to Judge Crotty / docket again
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OK - it's US v. Schulte CIA #Vault7 leaks trial jury deliberations, Day 2. Schulte is at defense table, with laptop. His lawyers are advocating to Judge Crotty on how to answer jury's most recent round of questions Live tweeting: thread
Jury comes in. Judge Crotty: Good morning. You asked yesterday for simplified badge times. We're going to send in an extract from Government Exhibit 105.
We received a 2d request at 3:37, "for tomorrow." Tomorrow is here. We'll provide testimony.
Judge Crotty: You asked, what happens to the log files when someone logs out of the virtual machine? There's no answer in the evidence. That's the jury notes as of last night. We have 2 from this morning we'll work on right now. You can return to deliberations
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OK - US v. Schulte CIA #Vault7 leaks case Day 10, AUSA Kamaraju doing direct examination of a witness with light pants, dark jacket, lot of hand motions, after Schulte's request for mistrial:… Live-tweet thread
@MatthewLeeICP @sdnylive @_cryptome_ @EspionageNews @CyberScoopNews @KharonData Witness is Mark Bradley of National Archives. Wondering what Sabrina Shroff or his colleague(s) will do with him on cross-examination. Thread will continue.
@MatthewLeeICP @sdnylive @_cryptome_ @EspionageNews @CyberScoopNews @KharonData Bradley of National Archives: I know the Brennan Center publishes reports, that sometimes deal with classification. But I did not read this report.

[As he stares at monitor on the witness stand, Inner City Press points to this:…
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