True Crime: Most Shocking Moments in Entrepreneurship

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Going Rogue

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

As editor in chief of the whistleblower website, Assange has landed in hot water more than a few times executing the company's goal to find and expose news leaks. In the last few years, the group released hundreds of thousands of sensitive government documents to the public, including some confidential U.S. diplomatic cablesin late 2010. He also has been accused by two women of rape and molestation.