June 17, 2002 Unclassified Closed-Door Hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee: includes testimony from Sibel Edmonds and the FBI; the FBI's testimony during this hearing was retroactively classified by Attorney General John Ashcroft May 13, 2004. Hearing is referred to in the August 13, 2002 letter from Leahy/Grassley to AG John Ashcroft and the DOJ IG's Report on Sibel Edmonds.
June 19, 2002 Joint Letter from Senators Patrick Leahy and Charles Grassley to Department of Justice Inspector General Glenn Fine, asking him to investigate 8 questions in conjunction with his investigation of Sibel Edmonds' allegations.
July 9, 2002 Senate Judiciary Committee holds another hearing into Sibel Edmonds allegations.
July 2002 Sibel Edmonds files suit against the FBI and DOJ for wrongful termination
FBI translator suit dismissed over security issues
August 7, 2002 Sibel Edmonds writes to DOD IG Joseph Schmitz regarding Major Dickerson
August 13, 2002 Joint Letter from Senior Senators Patrick Leahy-D and Charles Grassley-R to Attorney General John Ashcroft, regarding the allegations of Sibel Edmonds
September 3, 2002 Sibel Edmonds writes to Attorney General Albert Gonzalez