Update On Assange: The Most Important Press Freedom Case Of This Era

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

This past week, just as public sentiment and corporate media attention were shifting in favor of Julian Assange, the United States issued another superseding indictment in his extradition case. [...]

Chris Hedges On Contact: Julian Assange Extradition Hearing

Chris Hedges discusses the extradition hearing of Julian Assange with lawyer, author and professor, Marjorie Cohn. Marjorie Cohn is professor emerita at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, [...]

DOJ’s New WikiLeaks Indictment Has Significant, Convenient Plot Holes

By Dell Cameron, Gizmodo. -

In its push to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from the U.K., the U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday published a superseding indictment aimed at broadening “the scope of the [...]

US Government Expands Assange Indictment To Criminalize Assistance

By Kevin Gosztola, Shadowproof. -

The United States government expanded their indictment against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to criminalize the assistance WikiLeaks provided to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden when staff [...]

Assange Hit With New Indictment, Possible FBI Sting Operation

By Joe Lauria, Consortium News. -

The Justice Department on Wednesday said it had filed a second superseding indictment against imprisoned WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange, adding to existing computer intrusion charges. “The [...]

Assange Extradition: ’60 Minutes’ Gives Assange Fair Shake

By Consortium News. -

Australia’s 60 Minutes newsmagazine Sunday night aired an extensive interview with Stella Morris, Julian Assange’s partner, and featured the two boys the couple have had together.  While the [...]

Politicians Call On UK To Release Assange

In Consortium News. -

As current and former elected representatives in democracies committed to human rights, the presumption of innocence and the rule of law, we wish to support the urgent appeal sent to you by [...]

Assange Must Be Released To His Family

By the Australian Assange Campaign. -

On the twelve-month anniversary of the release of the US superseding indictment, we call on the Australian government to make diplomatic representations to the US and UK and have Julian Assange [...]

Julian Assange’s Fateful Anniversary

By Derek Royden, Nation of Change. -

On top of Assange’s individual case, the current health crisis is expanding the surveillance state in ways likely not dreamed of by authorities in most countries until this very moment. Almost [...]

Julian Assange Hearing Day Four

By Craig Murray. -

Please try this experiment for me. Try asking this question out loud, in a tone of intellectual interest and engagement: “Are you suggesting that the two have the same effect?”. Now try [...]

UK Inexplicably Bars WikiLeaks Editor From Extradition Hearing

Wikileaks editor Kristin Hrafnsson was temporarily barred from the extradition hearing for publisher Julian Assange, who was reportedly handcuffed 11 times, stripped twice, and robbed of his [...]

Julian Assange Hearing Day Two

By Craig Murray. -

This afternoon Julian’s Spanish lawyer, Baltasar Garzon, left court to return to Madrid. On the way out he naturally stopped to shake hands with his client, proffering his fingers through the [...]

Assange Hearing Day One

By Craig Murray, American Herald Tribune. -

London - Woolwich Crown Court is designed to impose the power of the state. Normal courts in this country are public buildings, deliberately placed by our ancestors right in the centre of towns, [...]

Assange Court Report: Day Two

By Assange Court Report. -

The second day of the extradition hearing of Julian Assange opened today with a discussion about how he is being treated in prison. The court heard that yesterday alone, he was handcuffed 11 [...]

Marchers Support Assange Ahead Of London Extradition Hearing

By Jill Lawless, AP. -

London - Hundreds of supporters of Julian Assange marched through London on Saturday to pressure the U.K. government into refusing to extradite the WikiLeaks founder to the United States to face [...]

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