August 31, 2012

Gareth Peirce on the torture of Bradley Manning

Posted on August 31, 2012 by admin

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Gareth Peirce, the renowned UK lawyer who represents Julian Assange, gives her views via the video above on the torture of Bradley Manning,

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Jeremy Harding

The Passion of Bradley Manning: The Story of the Suspect Behind the Largest Security Breach in US History

August 30, 2012

Bundestag Sevim Dagdelen visited Julian Assange in London

Posted on 30th August 2012 by admin

"The global public owes people like Assange and courageous whistleblowers', such as the U.S. Private First Class Bradley Manning, access to previously undisclosed information. ... "

Bundestag Sevim Dagdelen visited Julian Assange in London

Day three: Bradley Manning Article 39a motion hearing

In the final day of this week’s motion hearing for Bradley Manning, Judge Lind announced the new court martial schedule, again delaying the Article 13 motion, and slating the trial to start February 4, 2013. See day one coverage here, and see day two coverage here.

Ecuador's President demands Sweden and Britain guarantee not to extradite Julian Assange

Charles Miranda in London
AFP, News Limited Network
August 30, 2012 5:34PM

ECUADOR'S President Rafael Correa fears Julian Assange would not get a fair trial in the US and has insisted that Britain and Sweden guarantee they will not extradite the WikiLeaks founder.

Protesters removed from front of Ecuadorian Embassy in London

Aug 29, 2012 - 24 mins ago in World

London - Protesters and supporters of Julian Assange are being removed, or told to leave, from the street in front of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. Concern is that the police may be planning to raid the embassy.

August 29, 2012

Day two: Bradley Manning Article 39a motion hearing

On day two of Bradley Manning’s motion hearing, the Government finally handed over the remaining Quantico emails for the judge’s review — emails it had failed to provide to the defense for at least six months, and which detail the nature of and complicity of Bradley’s pretrial abuse.

For Julian Assange, Justice Foreclosed

JoAnn Wypijewski
August 29, 2012 | This article appeared in the September 17, 2012 edition of The Nation.

About the Author - JoAnn Wypijewski JoAnn Wypijewski is a writer in New York. Contact her at jwyp at

August 28, 2012

Day one: Bradley Manning Article 39a motion hearing

 We report again from Ft. Meade, MD, for Bradley Manning’s latest motion hearing.

Day one revealed new emails the defense has gotten and others the defense is requesting from the prosecution. Some revealed that three-star General Flynn oversaw Bradley’s treatment. 

Sex, Lies, and Julian Assange -transcript-

Transcript -  - Monday 23 July 2012

KERRY O'BRIEN, PRESENTER: He humiliated the most powerful country in the world. But his relationship with two Swedish women, and their claims of sexual assault, may yet destroy Julian Assange.

PER E. SAMUELSON, SWEDISH DEFENCE LAWYER FOR ASSANGE: You shouldn't write such text messages if you had been raped by that person the night before.

August 27, 2012

Victim's happy snap clears Julian Assange, say lawyers

Ken McGregor and Charles Miranda, News Limited Network, August 27, 2012 10:30PM

AUSTRALIAN-born anti-secrecy campaigner and accused rapist Julian Assange could be extradited from London to Sweden within weeks after a diplomatic storm between Britain and Ecuador blew over, law experts said yesterday.

August 24, 2012

There are wiser ways than just the language of force

August 24, 2012 at 21:32, Updated: August 25, 2012 at 06:48

To interrogate Assange in England is still quite possible - and need not be in conflict with the process has already begun. It writes lawyer Hans Strandberg, who has experience in interrogations abroad in terms of economic crime.

August 23, 2012

Assange was cleared to leave Sweden

End replica., in its reply to our article "The Assange case a threat to the Swedish law," avoiding women defense lawyer Claes Borgström go over the main question of why not Julian Assange can be interrogated in London. It was the prosecutor Marianne Ny himself who gave him permission to travel there! It writes Helene Bergman and Anders Carlgren in a final reply.

August 22, 2012

Banned Names

by craig on August 22, 2012 2:31 pm

Not only have the BBC hierarchy ruled Anna Ardin’s name must not be mentioned. Also Irmeli Krans’ name is banned from the airwaves. And no, she’s not an alleged “victim” in the Assange case.

August 19, 2012

The Assange case a threat to the Swedish law

Published 2012-08-19 00:50

Hunted man. The Swedish judicial treatment of Julian Assange can be described as harassment. Meanwhile, media coverage was biased in favor of the political establishment. Now the Ombudsman dismissed our complaint of prosecutor Marianne Ny, writes journalists Helene Bergman and Anders Carlgren.

August 18, 2012

US intends to chase Assange, cables show

AUSTRALIAN diplomats have no doubt the United States is intent on pursuing Julian Assange, Foreign Affairs and Trade Department documents obtained by the Herald show.

US facing embarrassment in the OAS over Assange

Narayan Lakshman - Washington,

The Organisation of American States, an apex hemispherical body for the Americas, said a meeting of its Foreign Ministers next Friday would focus on the diplomatic row between Ecuador and the U.K. over WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange (41), who was granted political asylum by Quito while holed up in the country’s London embassy. 

August 17, 2012

US Congresswoman wants to cut Ecuador's trade preferences

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen - US Congresswoman

Censoring Ecuador about not following international agreements and norms and that US "needs" to reexamine their relationship with Ecuador,

WikiLeaks Monument - Berlin

WikiLeaks Monument - Berlin
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