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NEWSPAPER BLOWS WHISTLE ON SAG WHISTLEBLOWER

October 18, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Raising new questions about the stewardship of the Screen Actors Guild Pension and Health Plans, the former human resources director of the plans, who blew the whistle on fellow executives for allegedly using money from the funds for projects involving relatives and friends — and receiving kickbacks from them — has himself been linked to […]

REPORTER ARRESTED IN HACKER SCANDAL SAYS HE WAS A WHISTLEBLOWER

September 28, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The former chief reporter at the now-defunct News of the World is taking his former employers to an “employment tribunal,” claiming that he was wrongfully fired because he became a whistleblower. Neville Thurlbeck, whose byline appeared on numerous articles in the tabloid, was fired by News International, the News Corp group that oversees Rupert Murdoch’s […]

WIKILEAKS FOUNDER SAYS HE’S HOLDING MURDOCH FILES AS “INSURANCE”

January 13, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Wikileaks head leaker Julian Assange said Wednesday that he has withheld release of a stack of presumably damaging files about Rupert Murdoch and News Corporation as “insurance … if something happens to me or to WikiLeaks.” He also said that he has withheld more than 500 secret U.S. diplomatic cables concerning one unnamed broadcasting organization. […]