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Photos: Famous document-leakers
Security analyst Edward Snowden, who is also a former CIA employee, has come forward to claim responsibility for revealing U.S. telephone and Internet surveillance, a capability he finds "horrifying." Snowden says he leaked documents about a secret surveillance program run by the U.S. government that involves collecting large amounts of data about Americans' phone and Internet habits. Snowden is the newest in a long line of high-profile people who have leaked sensitive documents. Here are some of the most famous ones compiled by the Associated Press.
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June 10, 2013