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    Biden admin urged to drop Assange case

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:08am on February 11, 2021

    Human rights groups have urged the new US administration to drop its case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, ahead of a Friday deadline for Washington...

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    WikiLeaks founder Assange denied bail

    Agence France-Presse. London | Updated at 06:34pm on January 06, 2021

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will have to remain in custody in Britain, pending a US appeal of the decision to block his extradition to face...

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    A relief, but not justice

    Caitlin Johnstone | Updated at 12:00am on January 06, 2021

    BRITISH judge Vanessa Baraitser has ruled against US extradition for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, but not for the reasons she should have. Baraitser’s frightening ruling...

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    UK court rejects Assange’s US extradition over suicide fears

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:47am on January 05, 2021

    A British judge on Monday blocked Julian Assange’s extradition to the United States to face espionage charges after deciding the WikiLeaks founder was at serious...

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    Assange release demanded

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 10:02pm on December 09, 2020

    A UN rights expert on Tuesday urged Britain to release Julian Assange immediately following a decade of ‘arbitrary detention’, insisting the WikiLeaks founder should await...

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    An unprecedented attack on press freedom

    Patrick Cockburn | Updated at 12:00am on October 08, 2020

    THE silence of journalists in Britain and the US over the extradition proceedings against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is making them complicit in the criminalisation...

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    Assange faces wait for US extradition ruling

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 09:38pm on October 02, 2020

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange faces several more months in prison after a British judge said she would decide whether to extradite him to the United...

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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...