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Snowden On Whistleblowing: ‘Greater Commitment To Justice Than Fear Of The Law’

Former NSA contractor and government surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden insists he is “not a hero, not a traitor” and that his leaks were a “moral obligation” and not done in self-interest.

05/20/2015

Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier. (Photo credit: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Jury in Favor of Lanier in D.C. Whistleblower Lawsuit

A verdict has been reached in the whistleblower lawsuit against D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier. The jury has found in favor of Lanier.

02/11/2015

File photo of MPD Chief Cathy Lanier. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Jury Deliberating in Whistleblower Trial Against Lanier

The case of a whistleblower lawsuit against D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier is now in the hands of a jury.

02/09/2015

File photo of MPD Chief Cathy Lanier. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Police Chief Testifies at Whistleblower Lawsuit Trial

D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier testified at a whistleblower lawsuit trial filed by a former commander who said he was demoted for speaking out about the department’s celebrity escort policy after an uproar caused by Charlie Sheen.

02/06/2015

Edward Snowden speaks to supporters in Russia on October 9, 2013. (AFPTV/AFP/Getty Images)

Snowden: I Want To Build Anti-Surveillance Technology

The NSA whistleblower tells computer hackers to work on programs to block government surveillance.

07/21/2014

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High Court: Whistleblowers’ Testimony is Protected

The First Amendment protects public employees from job retaliation when they are called to testify in court about official corruption, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

06/19/2014

Edward's Snowden's story is being told in comic book form.  (Photo by The Guardian via Getty Images)

Edward Snowden Stars In Comic Book

Edward Snowden’s story is being told in comic book form.

06/03/2014

A Veterans Affairs whistleblower says that department hospitals not only kept veterans waiting for months, but her supervisors used “a simple computer trick” to make it appear that veterans had no wait times at all. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Whistleblower: VA Hospitals Used ‘Simple Computer Trick’ To Show ‘Zero Wait Time’

A Veterans Affairs whistleblower says that department hospitals not only kept veterans waiting for months, but her supervisors used “a simple computer trick” to make it appear that veterans had no wait times at all.

05/30/2014

Socialist lawmakers say Snowden's whistleblowing has "contributed to a more stable and peaceful world order." (Getty Images)

Norway Lawmakers Nominate Edward Snowden For Nobel Peace Prize

Socialist lawmakers say Snowden’s whistleblowing has “contributed to a more stable and peaceful world order.”

01/29/2014

Feinstein: ‘No Clemency’ For Snowden, Info Should Have Been Brought To Congress

The White House and the heads of the intelligence committees in Congress are rejecting a plea for clemency by National Security Agency-contractor-turned-fugitive Edward Snowden.

11/03/2013

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