17 septembrie 2019

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

politico.eu

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 [...]