Former Theranos employees Erika Cheung and Tyler Shultz, went public about Elizabeth Holmes’s deception at considerable personal risk. Photograph: Laura Hutton

(...) whistleblowers called time on the company’s dubious practices. It was the start-up everyone wanted to believe(...)

The change to the 2014 Act means  people disclosing information about misconduct, wrongdoing or illegal activity risk incurring criminal sanctions, fines and even prison time. Photograph: iStock

(...) observers. This summer, that changed. Protections for whistleblowers were rolled back in an amendment to(...)