A journalist’s conscience leads her to reveal her source to the FBI. Here’s why.

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www.washingtonpost.com—Marcy Wheeler, who blogs on national security, believed she had an obligation to come forward.

Journalist reveals she provided source's identity to the FBI. A prominent national security blogger revealed last week that she had provided the identity of a source last year to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, a move that led to her becoming a witness in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election meddling. Marcy Wheeler, the blogger, said the disclosure of her contact with the FBI was only being made now to "put a face to the human danger" she contends House Republicans are putting confidential informants in by demanding the...