Yahoo! News reported The investigation into leaks about a domestic spying program should determine whether the motivation was damaging security or revealing a potentially illegal activity, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee said Sunday.
We first need to find out who the traitor was. Motivation may be a part of his defense"There are differences between felons and whistleblowers, and we ought to wait 'til the investigation occurs to decide what happened," said Sen. Charles Schumer.
We first need to find out who betrayed his country by leaking classified information. He will then be given a trial. He will not be executed until after he has been found guilty in his trial.