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US government is suing NSA whistleblower Snowden

9 monthes ago   |   By Metro

The government says it will not allow ‘individuals to enrich themselves, at the expense of the United States
The Department of Justice is suing former NSA contractor Edward Snowden over his new memoir which was published this week, because they believe it violates non-disclosure agreements.
Mr Snowden had been labelled the world's ‘most famous whistleblower' after he leaked secret documents about mass surveillance being conducted by intelligence agencies, in cooperation with telecommunication companies.
The US government alleges that Mr Snowden's book, Permanent Record, breaches...
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US Justice Department wants the profits from Edward Snowden's new book

US Justice Department wants the profits from Edward Snowden's new book

9 monthes ago   |   By Politico

The U.S. Justice Department thinks Edward Snowden shouldn't get to keep the profits from his new memoir.
Instead, the agency argued in a lawsuit filed Tuesday, that money should go back to the government.
The DOJ suit alleges that Snowden, the controversial whistleblower who in 2013 exposed the extent of America's surveillance apparatus, violated nondisclosure agreements he signed while working at the NSA and CIA by releasing his new book without first submitting it to the intelligence agencies for review.
In a press release, the agency said it is not looking to halt sales of Snowden's...
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