Tag: National Security

Former FBI Agent Turned Whistleblower Sentenced to Prison for Leaking Classified Documents

Former FBI Agent, Terry James Albury, 39, pleaded guilty in April to one count each of unauthorized disclosure of national defense information and unauthorized retention of national defense information. He admitted leaking classified internal documents to a reporter and was sentenced Thursday to four years in prison. Prosecutors said Albury…

Justice Sonia Sotomayor Slammed Decision to Uphold the Largely Muslim Travel Ban

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor blasted her colleagues for upholding the travel ban targeting Muslims in a 5-4 vote on Tuesday. Sotomayor, an immigrant, condemned the ban as “motivated by hostility and animus toward the Muslim faith.” She additionally accused the justices of misconstruing legal precedent and supporting pain and…