History's famous leakers/whistleblowers

Published On: Jun 10 2013 10:27:34 AM CDT   Updated On: Mar 11 2013 09:41:27 AM CDT

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said he'll leave the Ecuadorian Embassy in London "soon" after living there for two years to avoid extradition to Sweden. Take a look at Assange and other famous leakers/whistleblowers in recent history.

Leakers - Sherron Watkins
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Sherron Watkins -- Her internal memo about accounting irregularities at Enron proved that executives knew of illegal activities in their midst and is considered key in facilitating the energy giant's downfall in 2001.

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