Assange’s Persecution Imperils Journalism!
Join the National Union of Journalism for a meeting with top Assange and journalism advocates. Together we will discuss the sustained and malicious attacks against Julian Assange and free journalism worldwide. Open to all NUJ members.
Jen Robinson, Alan Rusbridger, Seamus Dooley, Tim Dawson
Assange Extradition Hearing Verdict Released
Judge Vanessa Baraitser who is presiding over Julian Assange’s extradition hearings has acknowledged the political nature of Assange’s hearings and has decided to not rule until at least after the U.S. Presidential election on November 3rd.
Written closing statement by the defense is due on October 30th, and a written closing statement by the prosecution is due on November 13th.
This decision will have lasting impacts on journalism in the United States and globally.