A University of Nebraska-Lincoln law professor says there’s a difference in whistleblowers…and that could play a big role in how the contractor who exposed the National Security Agency electronic surveillance program is treated.
Professor Richard Moberly says the whistleblower plays a vital role.
Moberly notes, though, that Edward Snowden exposed a program used to prevent terrorist attacks. .
Moberly says Snowden could be prosecuted under the Espionage Act.