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Whistleblower

Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson (credit: Brooklyn DA's Office)

Brooklyn DA Dropping ‘Bogus’ Charges Against Sex Abuse Whistleblower

Prosecutors say they’ll move to drop all charges against a Brooklyn man in a controversial extortion case involving a Hasidic Jewish religious leader.

03/07/2014

Protesters want charges dropped against Hasidic whistleblower Sam Kellner (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Protesters Want Charges Dropped Against Sexual Abuse Whistleblower

Sam Kellner worked with the Brooklyn DAs office to put away Baruch Lebovits, who sexually abused his son, in 2010. But then the tables turned on Kellner when the DAs office charged him with extorting witnesses to come forward.

07/12/2013

Air Traffic Controller (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Gov’t Watchdog: FAA Repeatedly Drags Its Feet With Whistleblower Complaints

In a letter sent to the White House and Congress Tuesday, a government watchdog group said that controllers in one of the busiest centers in New York slept on the job, watched movies while on duty and often violated safety rules.

05/08/2012

Gavel (file / credit: clipart.com)

N.J. Ordered To Pay Legal Fees For Whistleblower

Stanley Fischer worked in the Division of Consumer Affairs, serving as executive director of its consumer protection office, before being fired in 2007.

02/11/2012