US Nuclear Engineer, Wife Charged Over Sale of Naval Secrets for Crypto — CoinDesk

US Nuclear Engineer, Wife Charged Over Sale of Naval Secrets for Crypto — CoinDesk

Jonathan Toebbe, an engineer assigned to the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, held an active national security clearance through the U.S. Department of Defense, which afforded him access to sensitive information. The charge alleges the pair violated the Atomic Energy Act. The act prohibits the communication, transmission, or disclosure of restricted nuclear data with the intent to injure the U.S. or to secure an advantage to any foreign nation.

Originally Posted on: https://www.coindesk.com/policy/2021/10/11/us-nuclear-engineer-wife-charged-over-sale-of-naval-secrets-for-crypto/
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