Ellsberg Says Assange, As A Journalist, Can’t Be Tried Under Espionage Act

By Staff, Consortiumnews.com -

In an interview with Consortium News Editor-in-Chief Joe Lauria, Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg says the Espionage Act, under which he was indicted, cannot apply to Julian Assange [...]

Accused WikiLeaks Courier Tortured, Extradited

Matt DeHart is a 30-year-old former US National Guard drone team member and alleged WikiLeaks courier who worked with the hactivist group Anonymous. He has been deported/extradited from Canada to [...]

Snowden Should Refuse To Play “Alice In Wonderland”

Edward Snowden submitting to prosecution in the United States would be like Alice going into the courtroom in Wonderland. Alice stood before the King and Queen of Hearts who served as the [...]

Chelsea Manning’s Lawyers Will Challenge ‘Frightening’ Espionage Act On Appeal

By Kevin Gosztola, www.dissenter.firedoglake.com -

The “misuse of the Espionage Act,” the over-classification of information, the selective prosecution of individuals by the government for leaks, “unlawful command influence,” “unlawful pretrial [...]