The jury must reach a unanimous verdict on five charges. If Libby is convicted, he could face up to thirty years in prison, although it’s unlikely the sentence would be that long. The burning question? If the jury finds him guilty, will Libby go down alone? Or will he manage to take Karl Rove and Dick Cheney with him?
The other burning question? Given the media’s obsession with Anna Nicole, Britney’s haircut, and diaper-wearing astronauts, does anyone in this country still care that the Bush administration outed a CIA agent for political revenge?