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June 9, 2017 | Via CNN

NSA Intel Leaker Pleads Not Guilty

The perpetrator of the NSA intelligence leak has plead not guilty in court to the espionage offense. Reality Leigh Winner, 25, who has been accused of leaking NSA intel to The Intercept last month while working as a contractor for the NSA. The judge ordered Winner be held without bond due to disturbing notes found in her notebook such as, “I want to burn the White House down.”

June 7, 2017 | Via ny times

NSA Leaks

Government intelligence contractor Reality Leigh Winner has been charged in the NSA leak of Russia’s 2016 election meddling to the press earlier this year. Winner was arrested last week and the case was revealed on Monday. Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein said investigators’ fast work “allowed us quickly to identify and arrest the defendant. Releasing classified material without authorization threatens our nation’s security and undermines public faith in government. People who are trusted with classified information and pledge to protect it must be held accountable when they violate that obligation.”

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