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NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge on Monday sternly reminded a former CIA employee who may face charges connected to a leak at the agency that he cannot discuss sensitive material covered by a protective order with anyone other than his attorney.

U.S. District Judge Paul A. Crotty spoke to Joshua Schulte at the federal prosecutors’ request.

Schulte, 29, is facing charges in connection to the possession of child pornography, but last week was told additional, unrelated charges were likely.

Federal prosecutors had said earlier this year Schulte was being investigated in a probe into the theft of cyber tools used by the CIA to spy overseas.

On Monday, Assistant U.S. Attorney Matthew Laroche cited recent media articles that he said showed reporters had become familiar with the contents of search warrants that are covered by the protective order, and also made references to phone calls involving Schulte and other people outside of his attorneys where the material was referenced.

Schulte’s attorney, assistant federal defender Sabrina Shroff, said she had no objection to the court reminding her client of the order, but questioned whether prosecutors were saying her client had in fact turned the material over to media. Laroche did not respond to that.