US Judge Hesitates To Unseal Court Records In Federal Case Against Julian Assange
Wednesday, 28 November 2018 () A federal judge was reluctant to grant an unusual request to unseal a criminal complaint against the founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, even though there is "compelling interest" in how the U.S. government has kept the charges under wraps under he is arrested on Tuesday, according to ABC News. The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press moved to unseal any records related to the case after federal prosecutors mistakenly made two references to Assange in another case in Virginia, including the statement: "the fact that Assange has been charged." Prosecutors would only speak in hypotheticals in court on Tuesday and did not acknowledge if Assange has been charged, but still asked U.S....
According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, denied ever meeting with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, after the Guardian newspaper published a story alleging the two met at least three times. Manafort reportedly said through a...
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