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Julian Assange Extradition

Assange: 'I Am Leaving The Embassy Soon'

The Huffington Post | Jade Walker | Posted 08.18.2014 | Media

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange announced on Monday that he plans to leave the Ecuadorian embassy in London where he has been in exile for two years....

Matt Sledge

2 Years Into Embassy Stay, Assange Refuses To Answer Questions On Snowden | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.18.2014 | Politics

With British police still surrounding the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where he is holed up, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange joined an international ...

Matt Sledge

Julian Assange Claims WikiLeaks Is Working With Edward Snowden's Lawyers | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.19.2013 | Politics

Speaking on the one-year anniversary of his flight to the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said that his group has a "co...

Ecuador, UK Meeting Over Julian Assange

Reuters | Posted 08.04.2013 | Media

(Recasts with Patino giving date for talks, quotes) QUITO/LONDON, June 3 (Reuters) - Ecuadorean Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino said o...

Julian Assange Speaks Out In Rare Public Address

AP | By RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 02.19.2013 | Media

LONDON -- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange emerged for a rare public address Thursday, praising jailed U.S. soldier Bradley Manning in an address deli...

Despite Assange Claims, U.S. Has No Criminal Case Against Him

Reuters | Mark Hosenball | Posted 10.22.2012 | Media

WASHINGTON, Aug 22 (Reuters) - Despite claims by Julian Assange that Washington is plotting to extradite and execute him, U.S. and European governmen...

Exposing War Crimes Is a Public Service, Not a Criminal Act

Vincent Warren | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
Vincent Warren

Wikileaks gave us plenty of uncomfortable truths that we, as Americans, must take responsibility for. Let us start by not letting our government shoot the messenger.

WikiLeaks Gets Court Victory In Fight Against Visa

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 09.11.2012 | Media

LONDON — WikiLeaks declared victory Thursday in the first round of its campaign against the financial blockade imposed by Visa and MasterCard af...

British Police Demand Assange Report To Station

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 08.28.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — British police served Julian Assange on Thursday with a demand that he report to a police station as the first step in his extradition...

Assange Faces Arrest If He Leaves Ecuador Embassy

AP | Posted 08.20.2012 | Media

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa says his government is taking very seriously the asylum request of Wikileaks chief Julian A...

Julian Assange Loses Extradition Appeal

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 07.30.2012 | Media

LONDON -- Britain's Supreme Court has endorsed the extradition of WikiLeaks chief Julian Assange to Sweden, bringing the secret-spilling Internet acti...

WikiLeaks Chief Being Extradited?

AP | Posted 05.23.2012 | World

LONDON -- WikiLeaks chief Julian Assange is to find out next week whether his bid to block extradition to Sweden has been successful. Britain's Supre...

Assange's Last Chance

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 04.02.2012 | World

LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Wednesday launched a final attempt to persuade British officials not to force him to go to Sweden ...

Court Rules Assange Can Continue Extradition Fight

AP | By DAVID STRINGER | Posted 02.04.2012 | World

LONDON -- A British court Monday gave WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange permission to continue his legal battle to avoid extradition to Sweden over sex...

Julian Assange's Scathing Words About The Press

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 11.28.2011 | Media

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has blasted the press in a new documentary called "True Stories: Wikileaks." The film is set to premiere on Britain'...

Assange Loses Appeal Against Extradition To Sweden

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 01.02.2012 | World

LONDON — Time seems to be running out for Julian Assange, whose long battle to avoid extradition to Sweden over suspected rape and molestation c...

Decision On Extradition Of Wikileaks Founder Due Next Week

AP | DAVID STRINGER | Posted 12.27.2011 | World

LONDON — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will learn next week of the verdict in his fight against his extradition to Sweden to answer allegatio...

Assange Back In Court To Fight Extradition

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 09.11.2011 | World

LONDON -- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was back in court Tuesday, fighting extradition to Sweden on the grounds allegations of sexual misconduct l...

A Modest Proposal for a French-American Prisoner Exchange Deal

David Coleman | Posted 07.20.2011 | Politics
David Coleman

With regards to Roman Polanski and Dominique Strauss-Kahn , why not do what happens when one government holds a prisoner another government wants to see released: a prisoner exchange?

Assange Launches Extradition Apppeal

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has launched an appeal against a ruling that he should be extradited from Britain to Sweden over...

Glenn Greenwald: "Julian Assange Is Not Going to be Shipped Off to Stockholm Anytime Soon"

Democracy Now! | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Democracy Now!

A British judge ruled today that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can be extradited to Sweden to face questioning on allegations of sexual crimes. Ass...

Assange Loses Extradition Fight Over Rape Allegations

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Julian Assange can be extradited to Sweden in a sex crimes inquiry, a British judge ruled Thursday, rejecting claims by the WikiLeaks f...

British Consul Closes Office to Duck Assange Letter

Coleen Rowley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Coleen Rowley

Apparently when Attorney McGrann learned we were drafting a letter, he panicked and overreacted, not only closing his office early and sending his staff home, but also calling the police to seal off all entrances to the building.

Julian Assange Seeks Confidentiality Protections In Extradition Trial Over Sex Crimes

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — The man famous for leaking thousands of secret U.S. military and diplomatic documents just spent two days in court fighting extradition...

Despite Arrest, Julian Assange Extradition Faces Hurdles

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Some of the WikiLeaks critics who cheered founder Julian Assange's arrest may want to think again. The prospect of Assange being sent t...