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Espionage Act of 1917

S. Fla. computer worker: I stole military secrets

S. Fla. computer worker: I stole military secrets

A South Florida man with a mysterious past pleaded guilty Friday to spying and immigration fraud, crimes committed while he worked as a government contractor on a U.S. military base in Honduras. Christopher Glenn, 34, of West Palm Beach, admitted he copied and stole thousands of emails and records — some containing classified information — in 2012 when he was a computer systems administrator at the Department of Defense and U.S. Southern Command's Joint Task Force Bravo in Soto Cano Air Base. Though federal prosecutors said there was no evidence he shared the information, Glenn's crimes were a serious breach of trust and could have posed a threat to national...

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