History's famous leakers/whistleblowers

Published On: Jun 10 2013 10:27:34 AM CDT   Updated On: Aug 18 2014 08:24:22 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 - Erin Brockovich
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Erin Brockovich -- As a law clerk without any real legal training, she uncovered a series of mysterious illnesses in the town of Hinckley, Calif., linked to wastewater from a nearby Pacific Gas & Electric plant. Julia Roberts starred in the 2000 movie about her, "Erin Brockovich."

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