CBS news is reporting the U.S. government is bringing criminal charges, including charges of espionage, against Edward Snowden.
He's the former NSA contractor who revealed the government's counter-terrorism programs that involved phone records and Internet data.
Snowden is still in hiding after making the revelations in Hong Kong.
The justice department has not commented yet.
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