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FBI’s lawyer sting rattles billion-dollar whistle-blower unit

The Justice Department offers secrecy and cash to whistle-blowers for information about companies that cheated the government. But one former government attorney is accused of using that information for his own gain. Turning the tables on a unit that can spend years investigating fraud cases, FBI agents are now questioning Justice Department lawyers about their ex-colleague, ...