Pair jailed over Bush memo leak
NWN : Shades of Tyler Kent here ?
David Keogh and Leo O'Connor denied the charges
Two political staff have been jailed for leaking a secret memo about talks between George Bush and Tony Blair.
Civil servant David Keogh, 50, from Northampton, was found guilty of two offences under the Official Secrets Act and jailed for six months.
The memo recorded Oval Office talks between Mr Bush and Mr Blair about Iraq in 2004, the court was told.
MP's researcher Leo O'Connor was jailed for three months after being found guilty of one Official Secrets offence.
The judge ordered Keogh to pay £5,000 of the £35,000 prosecution costs.
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