White House statement on Justice Department Inquiry

The White House released the following paper statement from Press Secretary Robert Gibbs on the Justice Department's probe of CIA questioning of terror suspects during the Bush administration.


"The President has said repeatedly that he wants to look forward, not back, and the President agrees with the Attorney General that those who acted in good faith and within the scope of legal guidance should not be prosecuted.  Ultimately, determinations about whether someone broke the law are made independently by the Attorney General."