Category: Public Corruption

WikiLeaks: Largest CIA Leak in History

Once again, WikiLeaks makes a major release; however, this one is arguably one of the most significant leaks they’ve ever published. Jane Clayson, author and former correspondent for ABC News and CBS News, characterized it as appearing “to be the…
How The Media Creates Leaks

Since President Trump took office, there has been a serious uptick in the number of White House leaks, and it has reached such an extent that the Trump Administration has announced a “crackdown” on leaks. Far more leaks have come…
The Dark Side of Adam Putnam’s Fundraising Success

February was a roller coaster month for Florida Agricultural Commissioner Adam Putnam. His political committee, Florida Grown PC, announced that they raised more than $2.25M in the month of February. In the email announcement, Justin Hollis, Chairman of Florida Grown…
Prosecutor Threatens Death Sentence for an Innocent Man

A few months ago, serial killer Jeremy Scott confessed to the murder of Michelle Schofield, ten years after fingerprint evidence placed him at the crime scene. Leo Schofield, now 51, was wrongfully convicted of Michelle Schofield’s (his wife) murder and…
BREAKING:  State Lawmakers Paid by Lobbying Firms

Syndicated from The Ledger Once viewed as an “inescapable” conflict of interest, some state lawmakers are on the payroll of firms that actively lobby the Legislature. The law firm of Becker & Poliakoff has an extensive legislative lobbying practice that…