White House Admits Deleting E-mail from Tapes

The White House acknowledges recycling backup computer tapes of e-mail, a practice that may have wiped out many electronic messages from the early years of the Bush administration, including some pertaining to the CIA leak case. The disclosure about recycled backup tapes came minutes before a court-ordered deadline that forced the White House to reveal information it previously had refused to provide.

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