Ex-counterintelligence chief in Oak Ridge sues FBI

Former Oak Ridge counterintelligence chief Richard Lambert (and onetime Knoxville FBI special agent in charge) is suing the Department of Justice and FBI for $2.5 million for what he says were false accusations that cost him his Oak Ridge job in 2013. KNS courts reporter Jamie Satterfield has the story over at Knoxnews.com. Here’s the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court.

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