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WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Denied Bail

A British judge denied bail to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been imprisoned in Britain since 2019 as he fights extradition to the United States.

Julian Assange Should Not Be Extradited to U.S., London Court Rules

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should not be extradited to the U.S. to face espionage charges, a British judge ruled on Monday. 

Julian Assange Extradition Hearing in London Paused Over COVID-19 Risk

The London hearing on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's extradition from Britain to the United States was suspended because one of the lawyers may have been exposed to the coronavirus.

Julian Assange Faces New Indictment in U.S.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sought to recruit hackers at conferences in Europe and Asia who could provide his anti-secrecy website with classified information, and conspired with members of…

U.S. Government Says Free Speech No Excuse for Crime in Julian Assange Extradition Hearing

The U.S. government began outlining its extradition case against Julian Assange in a London court Monday, arguing that the WikiLeaks founder is not a free-speech champion but an "ordinary" criminal…

Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Investigation

Sweden on Tuesday dropped its investigation into an alleged rape by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is currently in prison in Britain, because too much time has elapsed since the accusation was…

Pamela Anderson Visits Julian Assange in Prison: “He’s Isolated, Vilified”

Pamela Anderson spoke out about WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, calling for the public to support him after he was indicted by the U.S. government.

U.S. Charges Julian Assange With Publishing Classified Info

The U.S. on Thursday filed new charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, accusing him of placing the country at risk of serious harm by publishing thousands of secret and classified documents.

Sweden Reopens Rape Case Against Julian Assange

Sweden said Monday that it would reopen a probe into rape allegations against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange who is serving a prison term in the U.K. while the United States is seeking his…

Julian Assange Extradition Hearing Adjourned Until May 30

A court hearing in London about the potential extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the U.S. was adjourned until May 30.

Julian Assange Sentenced to 50 Weeks in Prison

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Wednesday was sentenced to 50 weeks in prison for breaching his bail.

Late-Night Hosts Weigh In on Julian Assange’s “Crazy” Arrest

Seth Meyers, Trevor Noah and Jimmy Fallon addressed WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange's arrest on Thursday's episodes of their late-night shows.