Rejection of NSA whistleblower’s retaliation claim draws criticism

WASHINGTON — Thomas Drake became a symbol of the dangers whistleblowers face when they help journalists and Congress investigate wrongdoing at intelligence agencies. He claims he was subjected to...

Source: T.J. KIRKPATRICK — McClatchy

At some federal courts, 'hear ye' remains hard to hear

For years, proponents of greater court transparency have urged federal courts — most notably the Supreme Court — to open up their proceedings. A few courts allow cameras or provide live audio, but...

Source: Photo: Nati Harnik, AP

Air Marshal Whistleblower Wins 7-2 Supreme Court Victory

After an 8 1/2 year legal ordeal, federal air marshal whistleblower and GAP client Robert MacLean won a Supreme Court decision affirming that his disclosures were covered by the Whistleblower...

Source: Washington Post

Fixing Congressional Oversight of National Security

Members of Congress talk a lot about improving oversight of national security, but most do not do much to make it better. Just recently, the former chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Jay...

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