08 august 2020

Edward Snowden, NSA leaker, sanctioned in federal court for refusing to cooperate in civil suit


Edward J. Snowden was sanctioned in federal court Friday after a magistrate judge found he acted in bad faith by refusing to produce documents relevant to a civil lawsuit he lost.Mr. Snowden , a former U.S. government contractor admittedly responsible for leaking classified intelligence to the media, was sued last year after he wrote about it in his memoir.A federal judge ruled in December against Mr. Snowden in the matter and said the U.S. government is entitled to all proceeds made from book [...]