WikiLeaks' Assange lodges appeal against U.S. extradition


LONDON (Reuters) -WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange has appealed to the High Court in London to block his extradition to the United States to face criminal charges, his brother said on Friday, the latest step in his legal battle that has dragged on for more than a decade.

Mexico president will ask Biden to look into WikiLeaks' Assange case

MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Tuesday he will ask U.S. President Joe Biden to address the case of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, saying Mexico would open its doors to him if he were released.

World, Mexico, Jun 21 2022

WikiLeaks' founder Assange vows to fight extradition from UK to United States

LONDON (Reuters) -The wife of Julian Assange vowed to fight using every possible legal avenue after British Home Secretary Priti Patel on Friday approved the WikiLeaks' founder's extradition to the United States to face criminal charges. | Video

World, Jun 17 2022

Factbox-WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange

LONDON British interior minister Priti Patel on Friday approved the extradition of WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange to the United States where he is wanted on 18 criminal charges, including breaking a spying law.

World, Jun 17 2022

Traitor or 'patsy'? Ex-CIA coder's WikiLeaks U.S. trial begins

NEW YORK A former CIA coder sent classified U.S. information to the WikiLeaks website out of spite due to personal disputes with his then-colleagues, prosecutors told a jury on Tuesday at the outset of Joshua Schulte's trial.

United States, Jun 14 2022

UK judge sends extradition case of Wikileaks' Assange to interior minister Patel

LONDON A British judge on Wednesday sent the case of Julian Assange to interior minister Priti Patel who will decide whether the Wikileaks founder should be extradited to the United States over the release of confidential U.S. documents.

World, Apr 20 2022

WikiLeaks' Assange gets married in UK high-security jail

LONDON (Reuters) -WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange married his long-term partner Stella Moris inside a British high-security prison on Wednesday at a small ceremony attended by just four guests, two official witnesses and two guards. | Video

World, Mar 24 2022

WikiLeaks' Assange denied permission to appeal extradition decision at UK Supreme Court

LONDON (Reuters) -WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been denied permission to appeal at Britain's Supreme Court against a decision to extradite him to the United States, the court said on Monday.

World, Mar 14 2022

Digital art auction raises more than $52 million for WikiLeaks' Assange

LONDON (Reuters) -An online auction of digital art raised more than $52 million worth of cryptocurrency to help fund WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's legal defence on Wednesday, the winning bid coming from a group of supporters who had pooled their money.

World, Feb 09 2022

WikiLeaks' Assange gets chance to take extradition case to UK's top court

LONDON (Reuters) -WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday was given the chance to challenge at Britain's highest court a decision allowing him to be extradited to the United States to face 18 criminal charges including breaking a spying law. | Video

World, Jan 24 2022