INVESTIGATIONS

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RESEARCH

Treasure trove of FBI 302s from the FBI sting of Ramzi Yousef by Gregory Scarpa Jr. in federal jail

Treasure trove of FBI 302s from the FBI sting of Ramzi Yousef by Gregory Scarpa Jr. in federal jail

 CLICK HERE for a page with a number of the 302s documenting the sting  CLICK HERE for Peter Lance’s PLAYBOY article on the sting: “The Chilling Effect.”…

FBI files from Triple Cross

FBI files from Triple Cross

This is one of the documents in The Appendix for TRIPLE CROSS which can be accessed below. It’s a formerly “Top Secret For Training” communiqué from the…

U.S. Attorney Tried to Kill Triple Cross. Fitzgerald threatened to sue

U.S. Attorney Tried to Kill Triple Cross. Fitzgerald threatened to sue

For 20 months from October, 2007 until June, 2009 Patrick Fitzgerald, the former U.S. Attorney for Chicago and Special Prosecutor in the Valerie Plame CIA leak investigation…

MEDIA COVERAGE

Salon.com publishes Intro to HarperCollins FBI/Mafia exposé DEAL WITH THE DEVIL

Salon.com publishes Intro to HarperCollins FBI/Mafia exposé DEAL WITH THE DEVIL

It’s not just Whitey Bulger: Meet another Mafia killer aided for decades by the FBI The Colombo family killer stopped counting after 50 murders. A deal with…

U.S. News on Deal With The Devil

U.S. News on Deal With The Devil

CLICK HERE for the full interview by Associate Editor Kira Zalan  …

MSNBC’s “The Cycle” interviews Peter Lance on DEAL WITH THE DEVIL and the Whitey Bulger trial

MSNBC’s “The Cycle” interviews Peter Lance on DEAL WITH THE DEVIL and the Whitey Bulger trial

Peter Lance discusses DEAL WITH THE DEVIL and the Whitey Bulger trial on The Cycle. CLICK THE DATES BELOW JULY 17th AUG. 9th AUG. 12th…

Dan Rather reports from Iraq on 1000 Years for Revenge

Dan Rather reports from Iraq on 1000 Years for Revenge

In September, 2003 on the eve of the publication of Peter Lance’s first investigative book on the FBI Dan Rather reported the first of two consecutive pieces…

HUFFINGTON POST

HuffPost: Al Qaeda & the mob. Why The FBI Blew it on 9/11

HuffPost: Al Qaeda & the mob. Why The FBI Blew it on 9/11

By Peter Lance After whacking “Big Paul” Castellano and taking control of the Gambino Family in 1985 John Gotti set up headquarters at The Ravenite Social Club…

Nat Geo Channel Whitewash of Triple Cross Findings

Nat Geo Channel Whitewash of Triple Cross Findings

On Saturday, March 1st, 2008 Nat Geo Channel re aired its documentary which whitewashed Peter Lance’s criticism of the FBI and DOJ in TRIPLE CROSS. For Nat…

Feds Move Terrorist Close to Key Witness

Feds Move Terrorist Close to Key Witness

By Peter Lance March 14th, 2007 On May 15th, jury selection will begin on a grisly organized crime murder trial in Brooklyn. Roy Lindley DeVecchio, a former…

Mr. Fitzgerald, In Your Threat to Sue for Libel, Please, Either Put Up or Shut Up

Mr. Fitzgerald, In Your Threat to Sue for Libel, Please, Either Put Up or Shut Up

By Peter Lance Huffington Post August 15th, 2009  Seven weeks ago Patrick Fitzgerald, the most intimidating Federal prosecutor in America, sent my publisher (HarperCollins) and me a…

MAGAZINE ARTICLES

First Blood: Was Meir Kahane’s murder al Qaeda’s earliest attack on U.S. soil?

First Blood: Was Meir Kahane’s murder al Qaeda’s earliest attack on U.S. soil?

By Peter Lance. Tablet Magazine. In the fall of 2009 I received a cryptic email from Emad Salem, the ex-Egyptian Army major who was the FBI’s first…

Spy Who Came in For The Heat: PLAYBOY piece on Emad Salem

Spy Who Came in For The Heat: PLAYBOY piece on Emad Salem

An ex-FBI undercover operative who infiltrated the al Qaeda cell responsible for the 1993 WTC comes out of Witness Protection to tell the untold story. CLICK HERE…

Private War of Anthony Shaffer: PLAYBOY on censorship of “Operation Dark Heart”

Private War of Anthony Shaffer: PLAYBOY on censorship of “Operation Dark Heart”

The shocking truth behind the Pentagon’s efforts to suppress a book that strikes at the heart of it’s dysfunctional intelligence efforts Click here to read full story.…

Commentary

The Mad Men finale: Don Draper goes out with an “Om” and we fade to a Coke ad. Where is Walter White when we need him?

The Mad Men finale: Don Draper goes out with an “Om” and we fade to a Coke ad. Where is Walter White when we need him?

By Peter Lance © May 19, 2015 New Yorker critic Emily Nussbaum called the ending of Sunday night’s Mad Men finale “existentially brilliant.” But as a devoted…

Qatar: the friend of our enemy is not our friend. New questions raised on the anti-ISIS Alliance.

Qatar: the friend of our enemy is not our friend. New questions raised on the anti-ISIS Alliance.

By Peter Lance © Updated Feb. 27th, 2015. With increasing questions about the commitment of certain Arab nations in the Alliance vs. The Islamic State (ISIS) recently underscored…

The law review article that created The Right to Privacy and an entire new body of media law

The law review article that created The Right to Privacy and an entire new body of media law

By Peter Lance Feb. 18th, 2015. Two years after I graduated from law school, Fordham University Press published a volume of essays entitled “Privacy: A Vanishing Value.”…

The Public Record: Blind Sheikh, Emad Salem and The WTC bombing

The Public Record: Blind Sheikh, Emad Salem and The WTC bombing

The Blind Sheikh: A Flashpoint for Terror 20 Years After the World Trade Center Bombing Just how dangerous is the blind Sheikh? AlterNet  The Public Record By…