Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is seeking political asylum at Ecuador’s London embassy. The South American country says it is “studying and analysing the request”.
Last week, the UK’s Supreme Court dismissed Mr Assange’s bid to reopen an appeal against extradition to Sweden over alleged sex crimes.
He fears that if he is sent to Sweden it may lead to him being sent to the US to face charges over Wikileaks for which he could face the death penalty.
andrew breitbart, drudge report, new aggregator, news, news aggregator, open leaks, openleaks, tech dirt, tradeleaks, wikileak, wikileak news, wikileaks |
In an interview with Steve Kroft for this Sunday’s “60 Minutes” conduced today, President Obama said he won’t release post-mortem images of Osama bin Laden taken to prove his death.
Senior Pakistani security officials said Osama bin Laden’s daughter had confirmed her father was captured alive and shot dead by the…
The White House backed away Monday evening from key details in its narrative about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, including claims….
Bank of America announced it would “not process transactions of any type that we have reason to believe are intended for Wikileaks,” citing “Wikileaks might be engaged in activities … inconsistent with our internal policies for processing payments”. WikiLeaks responded in a tweet by encouraging their supporters who were BoA customer to close their accounts..
For now, home for the Army private at the center of the WikiLeaks scandal is a one-man cell at a new prison in Fort Leavenworth..
On Friday, April 22, at 10 a.m., a district court in Virginia will hear oral argument about whether the government can collect the private records of three Twitter users..
WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange has been described as a
“filthy bag lady” in a scathing new book. The publication, by Mr Assange’s former collaborator the New York Times, details some of his “bizarre” acts..
The founder of whistle-blowing website Wikileaks, Julian Assange, has been told to return to court..
Whistle-blowing website Wikileaks says it has come under attack from a computer-hacking operation,..