What the David Petraeus plea deal tells us about Espionage Act prosecutions Read more..
The Intercept sheds light on what Stephen Kim endured as he faced Espionage Act charges for speaking to Fox News reporter James Rosen, with an in-depth report and video interviews Read more..
Government lawyers used a few brief phone calls and a deleted email to prosecute the former CIA official for espionage for allegedly disclosing classified information; convicted of 9 counts, Sterling's sentencing case is scheduled for 24 April Read more..
New fund will be the first to aid suspected sources before they face charges - and an alleged source under investigation by the US government has already reached out to Courage for assistance Read more..
The EFF-led week of action deals with secrecy, transparency, public oversight and combating surveillance; Courage advisory board member Sana Saleem contributes Read more..
President Obama says whistleblowers should be "protected", "thanked", and "certainly shouldn't be punished" - while punishing more whistleblowers than any other president in American history Read more..
In a new paper, Benkler details both the value and inevitability of national security disclosures, and he proposes a whistleblower defence that could have helped protect Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden Read more..
A UK parliamentary committee says whistleblowers are a “crucial source of intelligence to help government identify wrongdoing” but fails to mention one significant category altogether - intelligence whistleblowers Read more..
Former NSA and CIA director Michael Hayden acknowledges Edward Snowden's whistleblowing motives at the Aspen Security Forum Read more..
Australia introduces a legislative proposal that evokes the US's Espionage Act, stokes unfounded fears and criminalises journalism in line with a crackdown on whistleblowing Read more..