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    Holder: Snowden Clemency ‘Too Far’

    HONG KONG - 2013: In this handout photo provided by The Guardian, Edward Snowden speaks during an interview in Hong Kong. Snowden, a 29-year-old former technical assistant for the CIA, revealed details of top-secret surveillance conducted by the United States' National Security Agency regarding telecom data.  (Photo by The Guardian via Getty Images)

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    Edward Snowden is getting comfy in Moscow. According to Attorney General Eric Holder, the U.S. government "would engage in conversation" to find a resolution with the NSA leaker if he accepts responsibility for the breach. Granting clemency for his actions, Holder told MSNBC on Thursday, "would be going too far." Holder also declined to say whether he viewed Snowden as a whistleblower, instead calling him the "defendant."

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