The judge said Assange ‘has an incentive to abscond’ before the U.S. appeals her extradition decision.
District Judge Vanessa Baraitser ruled on Monday that Assange's mental health prevented extradition to the U.S.
As a First Amendment question, it does not matter whether Assange is a journalist.
A federal grand jury in Virginia has indicted WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on 18 charges, including conspiracy to obtain national-security secrets.
He’s a tool of Russia aimed directly at Russia’s chief geopolitical rival.
A vocal chunk of Americans don’t really care about what the policies are; they would much rather argue that their side is right.
If the Justice Department is going to succeed in prosecuting Assange, it is going to have to win the statute of limitations argument twice.
The view he revealed is ugly, petty, and deeply dispiriting.
Assange wore out his welcome with Ecuador, which hosted him for seven years.
Police entered the Ecuadorian embassy in London, arresting Assange and bringing the Wikileaks founder's seven-year stint there to a dramatic close.