Wikileaks founder Julian Assange

Supporters of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange demonstrate outside Westminster Magistrates' Court in London where Assange is expected to appear as he fights extradition to the United States. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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October 21, 2019 - 1:05 pm
By GREGORY KATZ Associated Press LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared in a U.K. court Monday to fight extradition to the United States on espionage charges, and he lost a bid to delay proceedings so that his legal team would have more time to prepare his case. Assange defiantly...
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April 11, 2019 - 1:44 pm
LONDON (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump is claiming to "know nothing about WikiLeaks" despite past praise for the anti-secrecy organization. Trump was asked in the Oval Office on Thursday about the arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in London. The president, who was sitting next to South...
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FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse in Washington.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
November 28, 2018 - 11:56 am
By ERIC TUCKER, CHAD DAY and JONATHAN LEMIRE , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The breakdown of a plea deal with former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and an explosive British news report about alleged contacts he may have had with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange threw a new element of...
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Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press Legal Director Katie Townsend speaks with reporters as she leaves the Alexandria Federal Courthouse .(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
November 27, 2018 - 1:26 pm
By MATTHEW BARAKAT , Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Prosecutors acknowledged to a judge on Tuesday that they erred when they mistakenly referenced criminal charges against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in an unrelated case, but they insisted the need for secrecy in the case still...
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