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110-page motion alleges excessive and "retaliatory" treatment
An order to submit WikiLeaks suspect Bradley Manning to harsh and allegedly illegal treatment in prison apparently came from the upper echelons of the Marine Corps.
Famed former Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon says Julian Assange is neither a pirate nor a terrorist.
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A US military judge ordered prosecutors Monday to share more documents with WikiLeaks suspect Bradley Manning after defense lawyers accused them of hiding information that could help their client’s case.
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The primary fear is being turned over to the US. That is the crucial context for understanding Julian Assange's 16-month fight to avoid extradition to Sweden, a fight that led him to seek asylum, Tuesday, in the London Embassy of Ecuador.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has requested political asylum and is under the protection of the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
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In a surprise move, Assange's lawyer asked for 14 days to consider whether to apply to re-open the case, on the grounds that the judgment referred to material not mentioned during the appeal hearing in February.
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