WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been detained at the high-security Belmarsh prison in London for two years.
A Justice Department spokesperson indicated officials have no plans to abandon a case widely viewed as a threat to global press freedom
Metropolitan Correctional Center New York (Photo: Bureau of Prisons) The United States Justice Department is attempting to foil former CIA engineer Joshua Schulte's challenge to his harsh confinement conditions at the Metropolitan Correctional
According to a CNN report, Trump submitted to Republican national security hawks and abandoned clemency for the NSA whistleblower and the WikiLeaks founder
In the extradition decision from Judge Vanessa Baraitser, she excused the U.S. spying operation against the WikiLeaks founder, suggesting he was a "risk" to national security.
“As far as Mr. Assange is concerned, this case has not been won,” Judge Vanessa Baraitser declared. She said the United States government “must be allowed to challenge [her] decision.”