Julian Assange

UK court sets Assange's US extradition hearing for February 2020

British judge schedules full extradition hearing next year for WikiLeaks founder wanted in US on espionage charges.

UK court sets Assange's US extradition hearing for February 2020

Julian Assange

UK minister signs US bid to extradite Assange

The WikiLeaks founder will now face a court hearing on Friday after Britain's home secretary signs extradition order.

UK interior minister signs US bid to extradite Julian Assange

Julian Assange

Swedish court rejects request to detain Assange over rape case

Uppsala court's decision means WikiLeaks founder will not be extradited to Sweden for a revived rape investigation.

Swedish court rejects request to detain Assange over rape case

The Listening Post

Julian Assange, the Espionage Act and implications for free media

US prosecutors expand the indictment against the WikiLeaks founder under the Espionage Act.

The Listening Post

Julian Assange: Journalist, publisher, info warrior ... spy?

The indictment of Julian Assange under the Espionage Act. Plus, the erasure of Palestinian history in Israel's archives.

Julian Assange

Assange showing symptoms of 'psychological torture': UN

Statement accuses the US, UK, Sweden and Ecuador of "ganging up" on Assange to "isolate, demonise and abuse" him.

Assange showing symptoms of 'psychological torture': UN

WikiLeaks

US charges WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with espionage

US unveils 17 new criminal charges against Assange, accusing him placing US at risk by publishing classified documents.

US charges WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with espionage

Julian Assange

Sweden files request for Assange's arrest over rape allegation

The warrant, if granted, would be the first step in a process to have WikiLeaks founder Assange extradited from the UK.

Sweden files request for Assange's arrest over rape allegation

Sweden

Sweden to reopen rape probe against WikiLeaks founder Assange

Sweden will reopen a preliminary investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.

US & Canada

US: Manning freed but ordered to appear before new grand jury

Manning spent 62 days in jail after refusing to answer questions to a federal grand jury investigating WikiLeaks.

US: Manning freed but ordered to appear before new grand jury

Julian Assange

Julian Assange to fight extradition to US

The WikiLeaks founder says he does not wish to surrender to extradition for doing 'journalism that has won many awards'.

Julian Assange

Assange sentenced to 50 weeks for skipping UK bail

WikiLeaks founder is sentenced to nearly a year in prison for skipping bail to avoid being sent to Sweden.

Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks for skipping UK bail

United States

US appeals court denies Chelsea Manning's bail request

Manning, who refused to testify before a grand jury, says she has nothing more to contribute to the case.

US appeals court denies Chelsea Manning's bail request

The Listening Post

Is Assange's arrest a potential threat for journalists?

Examining the legalities, politics and the way the story has been reported by the media.

The Listening Post

Julian Assange: Within Washington's grasp?

Is journalism at risk or is it personal? Plus, the Polish priest whose mini media empire packs a political punch.