Joel Sickler, who heads the Justice Advocacy Group, said it was highly likely that Assange could be sent to the supermax facility in Colorado. The prison has been dubbed the “Alcatraz of the Rockies.”
Julian Assange exposed truth as a journalist, says his lawyer on first day of hearing at London court; US authorities’ lawyer seeks extradition of ‘ordinary’ criminal
Truth-telling journalist or reckless criminal: A British judge was given two conflicting portraits of Julian Assange as the WikiLeaks founder's long-awaited extradition hearing began
Donald Trump 'offered pardon' to Julian Assange if he denied Russia hacked Democrats' emails in 2016, says WikiLeaks founder's lawyer
US President Donald Trump offered to pardon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he said that Russia had nothing to do with WikiLeaks’ publication of Democratic Party emails in 2016.
Julian Assange's continued exposure to arbitrariness, abuse in British custody putting his life at risk, says UN rights expert
The independent expert, who does not speak on behalf of the United Nations, has not met Assange since, but he told AFP in an email that his growing concern was based on new medically relevant information received from several reliable sources.
Major security breach in Ecuador: Data of 17 million citizens, including president, Julian Assange, leaked from US server
Data on an estimated 20 million people of Ecuador, including almost seven million minors as well as deceased citizens, was exposed in a major security breach, officials and security experts said
Swedish court rules against seeking detention of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in suspected rape case
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should not be extradited to Sweden for a revived rape investigation, but should still be questioned in the case while he is imprisoned in Britain, a Swedish court ruled Monday
Wikileaks said it had grave concerns about Assange’s health and that he had been moved to a health ward at London’s Belmarsh high-security prison.
ACLU has said this indictment establishes "a dangerous precedent that can be used to target all news organisations that hold the government accountable."
Chelsea Manning refuses to testify in investigation into Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, sent back to jail for contempt
Chelsea Manning, who spent seven years in military prisons for leaking US secrets to WikiLeaks in 2010 and then two more months in an Alexandria, Virginia, jail this year on contempt charges, had said before the hearing that she would again refuse to testify.
Julian Assange's journey from political asylum at Ecuadorian Embassy to prison: A timeline of key events in legal saga
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's seven-year hideout in Ecuador's London embassy came to an end on Thursday when British police dragged him out and arrested him based on an extradition request put across by the US.
LS polls: Rahul Gandhi constantly crying foul over PM's comments shows Congress has already thrown in towel
The gaps that are apparent in Congress president’s logic seem to be affecting the party too.
Criticism of Narendra Modi for his remarks against Rajiv Gandhi misses the point; Congress’ overreaction may backfire
The immediate provocation for Modi seems to be an interview given by Rahul Gandhi where he boasts about 'ripping apart' Modi’s 'incorruptible' image.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks in prison for breaching British court order in 2012
Julian Assange, who was arrested on 11 April after Ecuador gave him up, will serve the nearly one-year sentence while fighting a separate attempt to transfer him to the United States
Donald Trump's approval drops three points after release of Robert Mueller report, hits low for 2019
While Robert Mueller ultimately decided not to charge Donald Trump with a crime, he also said that the investigation did not exonerate the president, either.
Robert Mueller report reveals Donald Trump wanted to fire special counsel before he could deepen probe in Russian poll meddling
The more than 400-page document, made public in redacted form by the Justice Department, detailed how Donald Trump instructed his then White House counsel, Don McGahn, to tell the acting attorney general that Robert Mueller must be removed.
Cash-for-votes reality of Tamil Nadu politics: Well-oiled system makes curbing cash handouts near-impossible for EC
Cash distribution is no new phenomenon in Tamil Nadu, where voters now expect money exchange for their ballot for a particular party or candidate.
President Lenin Moreno said that Swedish programmer Ola Bini, who is in custody in Ecuador, was one of the hackers who visited Julian Assange many times
Julian Assange will cooperate with Swedish authorities regarding rape charges, but will continue to resist US extradition, says lawyer
Julian Assange will cooperate with Swedish authorities if they reopen a rape case against him but will continue to resist any bid to extradite him to the United States, his lawyer said on Sunday.
Julian Assange arrested: United States has two months to finalise extradition case against WikiLeaks founder
Julian Assange is charged with conspiring with former army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning to gain unauthorised access to a government computer.
US’ decision to seek Julian Assange’s extradition marks dramatic shift in approach to case against WikiLeaks founder
The decision to seek the extradition of Julian Assange marked a dramatic new approach to the founder of WikiLeaks by the US government, a shift that was signalled in the early days of the Trump administration.