India  

U.S. extradition case against Assange next month postponed, London judge says

Reuters Monday, 27 April 2020
The second part of the U.S. extradition case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not go ahead as planned next month, a British judge decided on Monday, saying the coronavirus lockdown meant the hearings could not take place.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

You Might Like


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Julian Assange Julian Assange Australian programmer, editor, publisher, activist and founder of WikiLeaks

US Lawyers Silent At Testimony That GOP Congressman Tempted Assange With Pardon [Video]

US Lawyers Silent At Testimony That GOP Congressman Tempted Assange With Pardon

A lawyer said Friday that in 2017, she witnessed a former GOP congressman dangle a pardon from President Donald Trump before her client, Julian Assange. Jennifer Robinson's testimony was part of Assange's ongoing UK extradition trial. She said the congressman was then US Representative Dana Rohrabacher. Robinson explained that the pardon was in exchange for identifying the source of the leaked DNC documents distributed by WikiLeaks during the 2016 election.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:38Published
Trump ally offered to arrange Assange pardon -lawyer [Video]

Trump ally offered to arrange Assange pardon -lawyer

[NFA] A lawyer for Julian Assange told a London court on Friday that she was present when an ally of U.S. President Donald Trump offered to arrange a pardon for the WikiLeaks founder in return for information that would "benefit President Trump politically." Conway G. Gittens has more.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 02:15Published
WikiLeaks founder Assange to fight US extradition bid in UK court [Video]

WikiLeaks founder Assange to fight US extradition bid in UK court

The hearing which was delayed due to coronavirus pandemic will resume on Monday and is due to run until early October.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:28Published
Julian Assange’s fiancée arrives for extradition hearing [Video]

Julian Assange’s fiancée arrives for extradition hearing

The fiancée of Julian Assange, Stella Moris, arrives at the Old Bailey as the Wikileaks’ founder’s extradition hearing continues in central London. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 00:39Published
Protesters demand freedom for WikiLeaks founder Assange [Video]

Protesters demand freedom for WikiLeaks founder Assange

Drums were beaten as crowds of protesters roared outside the Old Baileydemanding WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is freed ahead of his extraditionhearing. More than 100 protesters, many brandishing placards saying “don’textradite Assange”, and members of the media gathered outside the London courton Monday morning in support of Assange’s fight against extradition to theUnited States.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:10Published

London London Capital of the United Kingdom

Drinkers in England face first night of 10pm curfew [Video]

Drinkers in England face first night of 10pm curfew

Drinkers in England have faced the first evening of new measures aimed atpreventing the spread of coronavirus. From Thursday, all pubs, bars andrestaurants had to shut by 10pm – meaning time at the bar will be calledsomewhere around 9pm. Many people were not put off a midweek tipple or two bythe new restrictions on Thursday, with pub-goers still heading to Soho,central London.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:35Published
Century of refugee plight highlighted in London exhibition [Video]

Century of refugee plight highlighted in London exhibition

The Imperial War Museum is featuring objects and art, which tell the stories of some of the millions of people who have had to escape conflict or persecution.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:21Published
Robots clean with UV light at London train station [Video]

Robots clean with UV light at London train station

Robots that can kill the coronavirus with ultraviolet light have been brought in at one of London's biggest train stations, St Pancras International, as it tries to restore customer confidence in the safety of travel hubs.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:18Published
London bar owner fears for 'zombie' industry [Video]

London bar owner fears for 'zombie' industry

As tougher restrictions on British bars and restaurants are brought in to try and curb virus infections, London venue owner Thomas Kidd says the move could lead to a sector full of 'zombie companies'. Ciara Lee reports

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:55Published
Boris Becker in court after being declared bankrupt [Video]

Boris Becker in court after being declared bankrupt

German tennis star Boris Becker is due in court accused of not complying withobligations to disclose information after being declared bankrupt in 2017.Becker, 52, who lives in London, is being prosecuted by the InsolvencyService.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:30Published

WikiLeaks WikiLeaks International non-profit organisation publishing secret information, news leaks, and classified media


Related videos from verified sources

Assange fathered two children while in embassy: report [Video]

Assange fathered two children while in embassy: report

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange fathered two children with a lawyer who was representing him while he was holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London fighting extradition, the lawyer told a British..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:19Published
What Julian Assange Made During His Years Holed Up In London's Ecuadorian Embassy [Video]

What Julian Assange Made During His Years Holed Up In London's Ecuadorian Embassy

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange spent years holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London. He was attempting to avoid extradition to the US for his alleged role in Edward Snowden's leak of NSA..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:35Published

Related news from verified sources

Coronavirus forces delay in U.S. extradition case against Assange

Hearings in the U.S. extradition case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not go ahead next month as scheduled because of the coronavirus lockdown...
Reuters India


Tweets about this