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Republican wants death penalty charges for alleged document leaker

Republican wants death penalty charges for alleged document leaker 04 Aug 2010 The disclosure of secret information on the web site Wikileaks has prompted US Republican congressman Rep. Mike Rogers to call for treason charges for the person who leaked the documents. Rogers called for the treason charges, which could be accompanied by a death penalty, against the  analyst who has been charged with leaking the information. During an interview on Michigan radio, Rogers said he supported a capital charge against Private Bradley Manning.