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Inviolability, Ecuador and the Julian Assange case

Julian Assange has been granted asylum in Ecuador, two months after he sought refuge at its London embassy. But this doesn’t mean he can escape arrest in the UK for violating his bail conditions. Assange risks arrest as soon as he leaves the embassy building – which he will have to do in order to […] … learn more→

Defending Private Manning: Wikileaks suspect has his day in court

The controversy over Wikileaks has, at least temporarily, shifted its focus from the website’s founder Julian Assange to suspected informant Private First Class Bradley Manning. Manning will face his accuser, the United States of America, at a pre-trial hearing, and the allegation that he delivered thousands of pages of US government documents to Wikileaks. In […] … learn more→