Faced with the following indictments, the vice president's chief of staff could receive as much as 30 years in prison and $1.25 million in fines, if convicted.
Obstruction of justice
Knowingly deceived the grand jury about his role in disclosing Valerie Plame's CIA employment.
Lied to FBI agents about his conversation with NBC newsman Tim Russert.
Lied to the FBI about his conver-sation with Time magazine reporter Matthew Cooper.
Lied to the grand jury about what Russert said to him.
Lied to the grand jury about what he said to reporters.