U.S. promises Russia Snowden won't get death penalty

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July 26, 2013 AT 12:33 PM
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder wrote a letter to Russia assuring the government that if Edward Snowden is turned over, he'll be protected. Holder says Snowden, who is being charged with alleged espionage by the U.S. government, would not be put up for the death penalty or face any torture if he were extradited to the U.S.