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NSA leaker imprisoned for sharing report released to halfway house

NSA leaker imprisoned for sharing report released to halfway house

A former government contractor who pleaded guilty to leaking classified information to the media has been released from prison to a halfway house after nearly four years of incarceration, her lawyer confirmed to CNN on Monday. The former contractor, Reality Winner, was accused of taking a report about a 2016 Russian military intelligence cyberattack from…MORE

Merrick Garland says he’ll enforce DOJ’s pledge against spying on journalists

Merrick Garland says he’ll enforce DOJ’s pledge against spying on journalists

Attorney General Merrick Garland says he will work to put the Justice Department’s new pledge against spying on journalists into regulation, so that the promise has some teeth. Garland met with executives from CNN, The New York Times and The Washington Post on Monday afternoon in the wake of startling disclosures about the seizure of…MORE

Biden says NATO must protect against ‘phony populism’

Biden says NATO must protect against ‘phony populism’

President Joe Biden on Monday called on foreign leaders to protect against those who prey on division and push “phony populism,” asserting that it’s up to democratic nations to prove to the world that democracy can prevail and autocracies cannot “deliver for the needs of our people.” “We have to root out corruption that siphons…MORE

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