FBI Hidden Camera Catches American Scientist Trying to Sell Secrets

Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

In this video of a 2009 meeting in Washington's Mayflower Hotel released by the U.S. Justice Department, American defense contractor Stewart Nozette offers to sell some of the country's most sensitive secrets to an undercover FBI agent posing as an agent of the Israeli Mossad intelligence service. Nozette was sentenced on March 21, 2012, to 13 years after his conviction on attempted espionage, fraud, and tax charges.