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At first, the meetings took place in cars or out-of-the-way places.
Later, he switched to using a webcam, according to a profile by Matt Bai in the New York Times Magazine.
weapons inspector, was among the most vocal in insisting that the Bush administration fabricated its claims of “weapons of mass destruction” in order to justify the U. Instead, he lost his career and his life gradually unraveled.
Ritter didn’t receive much public gratitude for his efforts to avert a costly and destructive war.