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    Assange fathered two kids with lawyer in Ecuador embassy

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:43pm on April 12, 2020

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange fathered two children with one of his lawyers while holed up in Ecuador’s embassy in London for much of the past...

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    Assange’s UK extradition hearing paused until May

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:09pm on February 28, 2020

    A British judge on Thursday paused Julian Assange’s extradition hearing following four days of intense legal wrangling over Washington’s request for the WikiLeaks founder to...

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    Assange, glass cage and heaven in a rage

    Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on February 29, 2020

    FEBRUARY 27, Woolwich Crown Court. The first round of extradition hearings regarding Julian Assange’s case concluded a day early, to recommence on May 18. It...

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    Britain starts hearing US case for extraditing Assange

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:54pm on February 24, 2020

    Britain on Monday starts hearing Washington’s extradition request for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in a test case of media freedoms in the digital age and...

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    Belmarsh prisoners show duty to civil disobedience

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on February 06, 2020

    ON JANUARY 24, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is detained in London’s Belmarsh prison solely for the purposes of the US extradition request, was moved...

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    The Assange extradition case drags on

    Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on January 27, 2020

    IT IS being increasingly larded with heavy twists and turns, a form of state oppression in slow motion, but the Julian Assange extradition case now...

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    American ideals at heart of Assange extradition case

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2020

    The WikiLeaks publisher saw his free software project as a powerful tool for democracy, writes Nozomi Hayase ON JANUARY 13, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared...

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    Assange at magistrates court

    | Updated at 11:50pm on January 17, 2020

    ANOTHER slot of judicial history, another notch to be added to the woeful record of legal proceedings being undertaken against Julian Assange. The ailing WikiLeaks...

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    Medical opinion, torture and Assange

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 27, 2019

    ON NOVEMBER 27 this year, UN special rapporteur on torture, Nils Melzer, delivered an address to the German Bundestag outlining his approach to understanding the...

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    Assange testifies in embassy spying case

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 09:50pm on December 21, 2019

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Friday testified in his legal case against a Spanish private security firm that he claims spied on him while he...