Former CIA director Mike Pompeo, who could not stop thinking about how to kill Assange | Photo by Gage SkidmoreThere were no criminal prosecutions for anyone in the Central Intelligence Agency when they operated
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was overheard after the hearing, as he tried to process the High Court of Justice's decision
Now the United States Justice Department under President Joe Biden embraces a political prosecution inherited from the Trump Justice Department.
The sentencing memorandum from the U.S. government reflects the vindictive posture of US prosecutors, particularly since he pled guilty.
The High Court of Justice rejected US efforts to "second guess" factual findings made about medical and expert evidence.
Prosecutors claimed the “government does not intend to argue at sentencing that actual harm resulted" from Daniel Hale's actions.