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|Lee sued the DOE and Justice for violating his right to privacy 'by leaking information that he was under investigation as a spy for China.' The government is paying Lee $895,000 to cover his legal fees and associated taxes. Five news outlets added $750,000, essentially buying the freedom (and silence) of their reporters by ending the lawsuit.|
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